Mr. Thomas J. Henry is a renowned trial attorney who has been practicing law for over 25 years. He has represented countless victims of catastrophic trucking and auto accidents, on the job accidents, medical malpractice claims, and many other claims across the United States. Mr. Henry has devoted his entire career to fighting passionately for his clients.
In addition to practicing law, Mr. Henry has also been an educator to many of his peers on how to become aggressive trial lawyers and how to handle various types of cases. Mr. Henry is a frequent speaker for bar and other trade and professional organizations which include attorneys who are board certified and non-certified. Some topics he has spoken on include different areas of personal injury, litigation, and expert issues. Recently, he has given lectures regarding medical malpractice and illegal solicitation.
Thomas J. Henry has made it his duty to represent each and every client with aggressiveness and dedication. His goal is not only to fight the battle, but conquer. His unrelenting diligence, discipline, and perseverance will continue to result in success for his clients.
Thomas J. Henry was born in Germany in 1962 and is the son of Frank and Florence Henry. In Mr. Henry's formative years, he was raised on a farm in Kansas after his father retired from the military. From the time of Mr. Henry's youth, he learned the value of hard work and discipline. These values translated through to his education through college and law school, during which Mr. Henry supported himself throughout all of his educational endeavors.
Mr. Henry started to practice law after graduating from St. Mary's Law School in 1988 and has been handling personal injury matters since his first day in practice. Since becoming a lawyer, Mr. Henry has handled innumerous jury trials and has represented thousands of people throughout the state of Texas and the United States.
Mr. Henry continues to establish himself as a Philanthropist by providing for the needs of thousands of individuals. Whether his philanthropic initiatives have been food, shelter, education, or assisting the elderly, Mr. Henry has consistently provided support to individuals throughout the country through various initiatives such as American Red Cross, the American Cancer Society, American Kidney Foundation, and numerous other organizations. Mr. Henry's overall philosophy is that helping others when you have the good fortune of being successful is not an elective decision but a mandatory decision. People who achieve success have a duty to help others.
In addition to being a member of the State Bar of Texas and a fellowship member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Thomas J. Henry has been named as a life member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is recognized as one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States and less than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.
In 2013, Thomas J. Henry was named a "Top Birth Injury Advocate" by Parenting Magazine and made the National Trial Lawyers list of "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" in the country (National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2013). In 2014, he was named one of the "10 Best Attorneys in the Nation" by Newsweek.com, and, in 2015, Newsweek Legal Insight featured Thomas J. Henry as a "Legal Superstar." The publication also recognized Thomas J. Henry as a "Premier Law Firm of 2016". Thomas J. Henry has also been designated a Lifetime Charter Member of Rue Ratings' "Best Attorneys of America."