Perry C. Henson Jr.

Perry C. Henson Jr.

Managing Partner
Location:
Greensboro, North Carolina
Phone:
336-944-6513
Fax:
336-273-2585
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Trucking Law
  • Insurance Coverage Law
  • Workers' Compensation Law
  • Legal Malpractice Defense
  • Insurance Defense

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of North Carolina, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2001

Education

  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • J.D. - 1977
    • Honors: Mock Trial Team, 1977
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • B.A. - February, 1974
    • Major: Political Science

Representative Cases

  • DocRx v. EMI Services of N.C., LLC., 367 N.C. 371, 758 S.E. 2d 390, cert. denied, 135 S.Ct. 678, 190 L.Ed.2d 390 (2014)
  • Simpson v. Sears, Roebuck and Co., 231 N.C.App. 412, 752 S.E.2d 508 (2013)
  • Turning Point Industries v. Global Furniture, Inc., 183 N.C. App. 119, 643 S.E.2d 664 (2007)
  • Campbell v. Bowman, 360 N.C. 478, 630 S.E.2d 924 (2006)
  • Greene v. Pell & Pell, L.L.P., 144 N.C.App. 602, 550 S.E.2d 522 (2001)
  • Gaston County Dyeing Mach. Co. v. Northfield Ins. Co., 351 N.C. 293, 524 S.E.2d 558 (2000)
  • Burgess v. Vestal, 99 N.C.App. 545, 393 S.E.2d 324, cert. denied, 327 N.C. 632, 399 S.E.2d 324 (1990)
  • Smithwick v. Crutchfield, 87 N.C.App. 374, 361 S.E.2d 111 (1987)
  • E.L. Scott Roofing Co., Inc. v. State, 82 N.C.App. 216, 346 S.E.2d 515 (1986)
  • King v. Allred, 76 N.C.App. 427, 333 S.E.2d 758 (1985)
  • Martin v. Hare, 78 N.C.App. 358, 337 S.E.2d 632 (1985)
  • Thomasson v. Brown, 66 N.C.App. 683, 311 S.E.2d 628 (1984)
  • Lowe v. Tarble, 312 N.C. 467, 323 S.E.2d 19 (1984)
  • Byrd v. Mortenson, 308 N.C. 536, 302 S.E.2d 809 (1983)
  • Wray v. Hughes, 44 N.C.App. 678, 262 S.E.2d 307 (1980)

Honors and Awards

  • Holderness Moot Court Bench; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Law School, 1976 - 1977
  • The Order of the Barristers, 1977
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Law School Mock Trial Team; National Quarterfinals, 1977
  • Life Member; Greensboro Jaycees, 1991

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Greensboro Bar Association, Member, 1977 - Present
  • Eighteenth Judicial District Bar, Member, 1977 - Present
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Member, 1977 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1977 - Present
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, Member, 1982 - Present
  • International Association of Defense Counsel, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Defense Research Institute, Member