Education

J.D., cum laude, Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, 1997 B.A., Political Science and History, Howard Payne University, 1994

Awards

Named "Texas Super Lawyer" by Thomson Reuters, 2011 - 2016.


Recognized in Best Lawyers in America (Appellate Law), 2016


"Best Lawyers in Dallas" D Magazine, 2016


Biography

Byron Henry is a Partner in the Appellate Law Section of Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. with his practice focusing on the areas of business litigation and civil appeals. He is Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Henry was recognized as a Texas Rising Star by Thomson-Reuters in 2010 and has been selected as a Texas Super Lawyer in Appellate Law by Thomson-Reuters every year since.

Mr. Henry has filed papers and briefs in numerous state and federal trial and appellate courts including the Supreme Court of the United States, Supreme Court of Texas, the Fifth and Sixth Circuits, and successfully argued cases in a number of Texas courts of appeals. Mr. Henry also provides advice to clients and attorneys on legal and business strategies, as well as trial support in complex civil cases in the area of experts, summary judgment, jury charge practice, and post-judgment motion practice.

He is a member of the State Bar of Texas Appellate Section, the Dallas Bar Association Appellate Section (Chair 2013), College of the State Bar of Texas, Collin County Bar Association (President 2013), and Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit. Mr. Henry is also a member of the State Bar of Texas Grievance Committee for District 1 and serves as a volunteer judge for Plano Teen Court. Mr. Henry received his undergraduate degree in 1994 from Howard Payne University, where he was a member of the Douglas MacArthur Academy of Freedom Interdisciplinary Honors Program and a Hatton W. Sumners Scholar. He received his law degree in 1997 from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law where he was citation editor for the law review. He and his wife Mari have one daughter, Madeline. He and his family are active members of First Baptist Church in Frisco.

Court Admissions

  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas, 1998
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas Appellate Section
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Bar Association Appellate Section
  • Collin County Bar Association (President 2013)
  • Collin County Bar Association Appellate Section
  • Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
  • Barrister, Curt B. Henderson Inn of Court
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Fellow, Dallas Bar Foundation
  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
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Frisco Office

Ph (214) 472-2100
Fx (214) 472-2140
2600 Network Blvd
Suite 400
Frisco, Texas 75034

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