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Corpus Christi Attorney

Jessica Henry

Associate Attorney

Jessica joined Porter, Rogers, Dahlman & Gordon, P.C. in August 2023 as an associate attorney in the firm’s San Antonio office. Jessica’s practice focuses on litigation, business disputes, and healthcare law.

Jessica grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana. She obtained her B.S. in Biology and M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences with a concentration in Forensic Science. Her background includes biopharmaceutical research involving mesenchymal stem cells and monoclonal antibodies, secondary science education, and national security investigations. Jessica attended St. Mary’s University School of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctorate in May 2023. During her time at St. Mary’s, Jessica was a writer and editor for the St. Mary’s Law Journal. She was and continues to be involved in the pro bono housing clinic.

In her free time, Jessica enjoys hanging out with her husband and two sons, watching sports, working out, painting, and spending time with friends.


  • St. Mary’s University School of Law, J.D. cum laude, 2023
  • University of Florida, M.S., 2015
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, B.S., 2010

Admissions & Memberships

  • Texas Bar, 2023
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel, 2023
  • Bexar County Women’s Bar Association, 2022
  • Hispanic National Bar Association, 2021
  • Top Secret Clearance, Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency

Awards & Honors

  • John M. Harlan Society, 2023
  • Francisco Leos Award for Excellence in Clinical Studies, 2023
  • Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA) Outstanding Clinic Student Award, 2023
  • Women in Law Leadership Award, 2023
  • Dean’s award, St. Mary’s Law, 2023
  • Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Property Law, 2021

Volunteer & Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
  • Kids in Need of Defense
  • Mexican American Unity Counsel

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