Robert L. "Skip" Henry

Attorney, Of Counsel

Professional Experience

A member of the firm since 1972, Robert L. "Skip" Henry III concentrates his practice in the areas of civil litigation and professional liability defense. He is a former President of the Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel and of the Little Rock School Board. Skip is a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group and Professional Liability Practice Group.

Practice Areas

  • General civil litigation
  • Professional liability
  • Products liability
  • Legal malpractice defense
  • Commercial litigation
  • Personal injury defense

Court Admissions

  • Arkansas state and federal courts
  • U.S. Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association member
  • Arkansas Bar Association member
  • Pulaski County Bar Association member
  • American College of Trial Lawyers fellow
  • American Board of Trial Advocates member
  • International Association of Defense Counsel member

Community Involvement

  • Active in Local church

Presentation & Thought Leadership

  • CLE program, An Employer's Guide to Crisis Management
  • CLE programs - Legal Malpractice


  • Listed among “The Best Lawyers in America”.
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers list since 2007.
  • Honored by the Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel as its “Outstanding Defense Attorney” for 1997-98.
  • Former president of Youth Home, Inc.
  • Retired JAG officer in the United State Army Reserve.
  • Sidney S. McMath Professionalism Award 2013


  • J.D., University of Arkansas
  • Undergraduate, Hendrix College