Robert D. Henry


For over thirty years, Bob has represented physicians, physician groups, hospitals and other health care providers in medical malpractice actions and Department of Health administrative actions, as well as individuals in aviation, products liability and personal injury matters.  He has been invited to discuss medical malpractice issues for medical malpractice insurance carriers, before local organizations and at the national medical malpractice seminar of the Defense Research Institute. Bob has also presented the civil case law update at the annual business meeting of the Florida Conference of Circuit Judges. He is a Certified Circuit Court Mediator. Bob is a pilot, an avid cyclist, and father of two sons, both carrying on the UF Gator tradition.



  • Southern Methodist University, B.B.A. 1978
  • University of Florida, J.D. 1981
    Moot Court Team Chairman

Court Admissions

  • The Florida Bar, admitted 1982
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida


  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent 5.0, since 1988
  • Florida’s Legal Elite, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2006
  • Florida Super Lawyer, since 2006


  • Defense Research Institute
  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section
  • Central Florida Medical Malpractice Claims Council

Practice Areas

  • Administrative Agency Practice
  • Aeronautical Regulation
  • Automobile Insurance Defense
  • Aviation Litigation
  • Aviation and Aerospace
  • Certified Mediator
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Commercial Insurance Defense
  • Commercial Torts
  • Dental Malpractice Defense
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • General Liability Defense
  • Health Care Liability
  • Health Insurance Defense
  • Hospital Liability Defense
  • Legal Malpractice Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Negligence Defense
  • Products Liability Defense
  • Personal Liability Defense
  • Professional Malpractice Defense
  • Trial Practice