Brandon D. Henry

Adjunct Faculty
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Brandon Henry is a partner at Wagstaff & Cartmell LLP whose practice is devoted entirely to litigation. Henry has extensive jury trial experience, which includes cases with multi-million dollar damage claims in multiple state and federal jurisdictions. Henry focuses his practice on the areas of professional liability, product liability, explosion and electrocution cases, trucking litigation, personal injury, wrongful death and commercial and business litigation.

Courses Taught:
  • Trial Advocacy

Education

J.D. 2003, Kansas; B.A. 2000, Washburn.

Memberships

Kansas Bar Association, The Missouri Bar, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Johnson County Bar Association, Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers, Defense Research Institute

Admitted

Kansas state courts; Missouri state courts; U.S. District Court Kansas; U.S. District Court Missouri, Western District; U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit

Selected Publications

  • Co-Author, “Defining the Standard of Care: An Opportunity for Defendants,” For the Defense (DRI, November 2006).
Why KU
  • Top 25 among public law schools — Business Insider
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 2 wrongfully convicted citizens serving life sentences freed in 2015
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  • 77 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • National Champions: 2016 National Native American Law Students Association Moot Court Competition
  • #19 moot court program in the nation
  • #17 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine