300 S Tryon Street, Suite 1700
Charlotte, NC 28202

+1 704 503 2631

Local Litigation Star

Practice area:

Mass tort
Personal injury

Ursula Henninger is a first-chair trial lawyer specializing in defending personal injury, wrongful death, and tort claims in courts throughout the U.S. Her cases are often in recognized “judicial hellholes” and involve allegations of corporate misconduct leading to claims for significant punitive damages. A partner in the Trial and Global Disputes practice, she represents companies in tobacco, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and other industries.

With more than 20 years of experience, Ms. Henninger represents well-known corporations, including pharmaceutical and tobacco companies, in high-profile product liability matters. She has tried over 40 cases in her career throughout the country and is known for her ability to relate to juries. In addition, she is frequently asked to lead industry groups related to common litigation themes, trial presentation and interests.


  • B.S., Armstrong State College, cum laude
  • J.D., The Ohio State University

Updated Sep 2021