James "Jim" W. Henges

Senior Counsel

Jim earned an LL.M. in Labor & Employment Law from Georgetown University Law School in Washington, D.C. in 1996. Jim earned his Juris Doctor degree from Oklahoma City University Law School, where he graduated cum laude, in 1994. While in law school, Jim served as the Notes and Comments Editor of the Oklahoma City University Law Review and was also a member of the Moot Court Board. Jim earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University in 1990. While at Texas A&M, Jim was a member of the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets and earned the Distinguished Student Award.

Jim practices in the areas of insurance defense (first & third party), labor and employment law, constitutional law and civil rights, construction law, personal injury defense, and torts. Jim is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is AV Rated by Martindale Hubble and is licensed to practice in Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma.

Practice Emphasis

  • Civil Litigation
  • Constitutional Law / Civil Rights
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Torts

Education

  • Georgetown University Law School
    • Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Labor & Employment Law- 1996
    • Certificate in Employee Benefits Law
  • Oklahoma City University Law School
    • Juris Doctor- cum laude – 1994
    • Notes and Comments Editor of Oklahoma City University Law Review
    • American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law
    • Moot Court Board
  • Texas A&M University
    • Bachelor of Business Administration – 1990
    • Member Texas A&M Corps of Cadets
    • Distinguished Student Award – 1989

Awards

  • Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating: AV® PreeminentTM

Professional Associations

  • Defense Research Institute
    • Employment Law Section – Texas State Liaison
    • Insurance Law Section
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Risk Insurance Management Society – Houston Chapter
  • Jefferson County Bar Association

Email
(409) 241-7252
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