Thomas L. Henderson

Office Managing Shareholder Memphis

Mr. Henderson is the Managing Shareholder of the Memphis office.  He has represented management in employment and labor relations matters for over 30 years. He has served as lead counsel in numerous jury trials in state and federal courts across the nation. His trial experience includes defending state and federal discrimination and harassment lawsuits, class actions, FMLA claims, ERISA and benefit claims, trade secret and unfair competition matters, and related state law claims. He also handles NLRB elections and unfair labor practice proceedings.

Mr. Henderson is listed in “The Best Lawyers in America” in three areas and “Mid-South Super Lawyers.”

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Memphis Bar Foundation
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • American Bar Foundation
  • Federal Bar Association


  • Memphis Bar Association - ''The Me Too Movement'' - Memphis - March 07, 2018
  • The PEER Group - ''The Me Too Movement'' - Jackson (TN) - February 08, 2018
  • SHRM - ''Recent Developments at the NLRB'' - Memphis - March 21, 2017
  • Memphis Bar Association - ''Navigating the Administrative Processes for Labor and Employment Claims'' - Destin - September 03, 2016

Published Works



Media Quotes

November/December 2012 - Memphis Business Quarterly - "The Defense Never Rests"
March 19, 2008 - Law360 - "Justices Weigh California's Limit On Employer Speech"