Overview

Over the past four decades, Henry has earned a reputation as a preeminent trial lawyer in the area of complex medical malpractice. He is known throughout the legal and medical communities for having obtained landmark defense verdicts in significant and challenging cases. 

Henry takes pride in combining a thorough understanding of science with empathy for all parties involved. This approach — coupled with an unparalleled track record of success — makes him sought-out for high-profile matters involving nearly every field of medicine. Working within one of the most active trial dockets in the region, Henry has battle-tested skills in case assessment, risk management, negotiation and trial strategy.

His client relationships extend beyond the courtroom; Henry frequently serves as an advisor to insurers, healthcare institutions and individual practitioners, helping them assess potential areas of exposure and develop practical strategies for risk management. 

A cofounder of the firm, Henry is passionate about developing the next generation of firm leaders and trial lawyers. He devotes a significant amount of time to mentoring partners and associates on litigation tactics, trial preparation and practice development. Along with his fellow named partners, he is committed to fostering a culture of respect, a standard of excellence, and a spirit of collegiality (along with occasional levity).

Active in the legal community, he is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New York Trial Lawyers Association, the New York State Medical Bar Association, the Nassau County Bar Association and the Nassau Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association. Henry has been recognized by his peers throughout the major industry accolades: He has been named a Super Lawyer for 11 consecutive years; earned an AV® Preeminent™ rating by Martindale Hubbell; and is listed among "Best Lawyers in America."

Honors & Recognitions

Super Lawyers, 2009 to present

Best Lawyers in America

Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™

Top Attorneys in the New York Metro Area 2019, 2014

America's Most Honored Professionals, 2014-2017

  • Top 1 percent in 2014 and 2015
  • Top 10 percent in 2016

New York's Top Attorneys 2013

Top Attorneys in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut in 2009

Top Attorneys in the New York Metro Area 2009

  • AV Preeminent
  • Civil Defense 2020
  • Super Lawyers
  • Best Law Firms 2020

Community & Professional

New York State Bar Association

New York Trial Lawyers Association

New York State Medical Bar Association

Nassau County Bar Association

Nassau Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association

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Practice Areas

Education

Duquesne University School of Law, J.D.

  • Associate Editor of the Duquesne Law Review

Bucknell University, B.A., International Studies

Admissions

  • New York, 1981
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