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Experience & Credentials


Principal Owner, attorney, Law Offices of Jeffrey B. Henry, 2003-present, firm employed as many as 20 people at various times.



Criminal Defense Trial Attorney/Sports agent, 1999-2003, Robert A.  Ades & Associates, representing police officers, teachers, grocery store employees, secret service agents, diplomats and professional and college athletes


General Practice, 1998-1999, Capital Law Centers


County Attorney's Office, 1997-1999, Charlotte County, Florida


Legal Intern, Gallaudet University, 1992-1994






Admission Details


Admitted in 1997, Maryland
1999, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland





Law School Attended


George Mason University
Class of 1995
J.D.





University Attended


University of Maryland
Class of 1990
B.A.





Birth Information


Born in 1966
Virginia





Languages


Spanish





Associations & Memberships


Prince George County, Maryland State and Maryland Hispanic Bar Associations; Maryland Trial Lawyers Association.





Biographical Details


Court Certified Civil Mediator, 2004-present.  Pro-Bono Volunteer, Bar Foundation, Montgomery County, Law Foundation, P.G. County, 1999-present.  Volunteer attorney coach, Largo High School Mock Trial Competition, three-time State Champions, 1999-2003.  Law Professor/Lecturer, National Louis University, 2000-2002, Johns Hopkins University, 2002, University of Maryland University College, 2000-2008


 




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Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 21%
    19 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  2. Divorce: 20%
    19 years, 2 thousand cases
  3. Child Custody: 20%
    19 years, 2 thousand cases
  4. Speeding Ticket: 20%
    19 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  5. Personal Injury: 19%
    15 years, 800 cases

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Law Offices of Jeffrey B. Henry

7676 New Hampshire Ave
#103
Takoma Park, MD, 20912

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive199709/20/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
ADR Settlement Conference AttorneyDistrict Court Maryland2014
Top Family AttorneysWho's Who In American Law2014
Top Defense AttorneysWho's Who In American Law2014
ADR Office FacilitatorDistrict Court of Maryland2014
Top Family AttorneysWho's Who In American Law2013
ADR Certified Mediator/FacilitatorDistrict Court2013
ADR Settlement Conference AttorneyDistrict Court Maryland2013
Top Defense AttorneysWho's Who In American Law2013
ADR Certified Mediator/FacilitatorDistrict Court2012
ADR Certified Mediator/FacilitatorDistrict Court2011
ADR Certified Mediator/FacilitatorDistrict Court2010
ADR Certified Mediator/FacilitatorDistrict Court2009
ADR Settlement Conference AttorneyDistrict Court Maryland2008
ADR Settlement Conference AttorneyDistrict Court Maryland2007
ADR Settlement Conference AttorneyDistrict Court Maryland2006
ADR Settlement Conference AttorneyDistrict Court of Maryland2003
Attorney Coach of the yearMaryland Mock Trial Competition2002
Attorney Coach of the yearMaryland Mock Trial Competition2001
ADR Certified Mediator/FacilitatorDistrict Court of Maryland2000
"accomplishing bringing the law to life"Maryland State Bar Association2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerHenry Law Offices2002 - Present
Managing AttorneyHenry Law Offices2002 - Present
Criminal Defense AttorneyHenry Law Offices2002 - Present
Family Law AttorneyHenry Law Offices2002 - Present
Personal Injury AttorneyHenry Law Offices2002 - Present
Managing attorneyHenry Law Offices2002 - Present
OwnerLaw Offices of Jeffrey B. Henry2002 - Present
ADR Settlement Conference AttorneyDistrict Court Of Maryland2000 - Present
Contract AttorneyCapital Law Centers2003 - 2004
Managing AttorneyCapital Law Centers2002 - 2003
CounselKooritzky and Associates1999 - 2002
Managing AttorneyKooritzky and Associates1999 - 2002
AttorneyMontgomery County Bar Association Pro Bono Program1999 - 2014
Bar FoundationPrince George's County Maryland1999 - 2014
Criminal Defense attorneyRobert A. Ades & Associates1999 - 2003
AssociateCharlotte County State's Attorney1997 - 1999
Law ClerkCharlotte County, Florida1996 - 1997
Legal InternGallaudet University1992 - 1994
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Takoma/Langley Crossroads Development AuthorityElected Board member2005 - 2010
Maryland Hispanic Bar AssociationAssociate2002 - Present
Montgomery County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1999 - Present
Prince George's County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1999 - Present
Bar, U.S. District Court, MarylandAssociate Member1999 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationAssociate Member1997 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Flores v. Mendozaclient got all she was requesting without exception
State v. Amayacase dismissed
State v, Royalcase dismissed
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
TLCDA NewsletterFamily Law Basics2014
TLCDA NewsletterOpen Forum Legal Questions2014
TLCDA NewsletterFamily Law Basics2013
TLCDA NewsletterOpen Forum Legal Questions2013
TLCDA NewsletterDUI Basics2012
Mary;and RegisterPortillo v. N & A Food Services Case Outcome Summary2012
HomesteadDUI Basics, Maryland2006
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Mason University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of MarylandHistory, Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
TLCDA FairOpen Forum Legal Questions2014
TLCDA FairDUI2014
Takoma Langley FairFamily Law2014
TLCDA fairFamily Law2013
TLCDA FairOpen Forum Legal Questions2013
Takoma Langley FairDUI2013
TLCDA FairOpen Forum Legal Questions2012
Takoma Langley FairFamily Law2012
Takoma Langley FairFamily Law2011
Takoma Langley FairFamily Law2010
Law for economics majorsLaw2001
University CollegeLaw for Business Majors2000
County CommissionTrial Advocacy1999
County CommissionCode revision1998
County CommissionEminent Domain1997