Erin L. Benler-Ward


Ms.Benler-Ward is an associate in the San Diego office of Ford, Walker, Haggerty & Behar. She focuses her practice on defense of construction defect, bodily injury, and professional liability matters.

Ms. Benler-Ward is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, San Diego Defense Lawyers, and the Women’s Construction Law Caucus. She is currently an executive committee member of the SDCBA’s Animal Law section. Prior to law school Ms. Benler-Ward spent three years working as a certified paralegal for a multi-state civil litigation defense firm.

Bar Admissions

  • California 2012


  • California Western School of Law (J.D., 2012)
  • University of San Diego (Paralegal, 2006)
  • University of California Santa Barbara (B.A. 2005)