Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce Partner Jennifer P. Henry has been appointed Chair of the American Bar Association – Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section’s Aviation and Space Law General Committee. She will serve a one-year term, which began September 1, 2017.
Ms. Henry is a Partner in Thompson & Knight’s Trial Practice Group in the Firm’s Fort Worth and Dallas offices. She focuses her practice on aviation, product liability, and commercial litigation. Her expertise includes representing commercial air carriers, aviation product manufacturers, and general aviation interests in accident litigation. She also represents energy companies in business and contract disputes.
Ms. Henry has been selected for inclusion in Texas Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters (2005-2006, 2017), “Top Attorneys” by Fort Worth, Texas magazine (2007-2009, 2015-2016); and Who’s Who Legal: Texas (2015-2017). She is a member of Tarrant County Bar Association; DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar; the Texas and International Associations of Defense Counsel; and International Aviation Women’s Association. She also serves as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation.
The Aviation and Space Law Committee addresses all issues relating to aviation law, including liabilities and obligations arising out of the manufacture, ownership, maintenance, and use of aircraft; aviation accident litigation; coverage afforded by aviation insurance policies; and legal issues arising from the growing commercialization of space. For more information, click here.