Henry solves business disputes. He works with clients to enforce their legal rights, resolve complaints, and achieve business goals through litigation, arbitration, mediation, and strategic counseling. Henry focuses his practice on commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution on behalf of large and small public and closely held companies, consumer reporting agencies, transportation companies, government entities, and individuals. Henry handles a wide variety of matters involving contract disputes, business torts, class actions, Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”) and Open Records Act litigation, transportation disputes, and fraud and misrepresentation claims. Henry is the former co-chair of AGG’s Litigation department and has successfully represented clients as plaintiffs and defendants in trials, appeals, arbitrations, and mediations throughout Georgia and across the country, with a particular concentration on, and familiarity with, the state and federal courts in Georgia and the metropolitan Atlanta area.
Henry serves as an arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association’s Panel of Neutrals for Large Complex Cases and is the former co-chair of the American Bar Association Section of Litigation’s nationwide Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee. Henry also is a certified mediator in Georgia, and he writes and speaks frequently on business litigation and alternative dispute resolution topics.
Henry co-chairs the firm’s Background Screening industry team, regularly defending consumer reporting agencies and employers against claims under the FCRA, including individual claims, nationwide class actions, and indemnification demands. Henry writes and speaks on FCRA issues and regularly counsels clients on best practices for FCRA compliance.
Before joining AGG, Henry was a law clerk to the Honorable Robert H. Hall, (N.D. Ga.), and he worked in Belize, Central America, for a year as a Bates Fellow with the Human Rights Commission of Belize. Henry also provides pro bono legal services to indigent clients. When away from work, he enjoys whitewater kayaking and mountain biking.