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Chuck Henson

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Trial Practice Professor of Law

BA, Yale University, '87
JD, Georgetown University, '90

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Professor Henson is an experienced trial lawyer with primary emphasis on employment litigation and commercial law matters. He worked in the Missouri Attorney General’s Office immediately prior to beginning teaching full-time at the law school this year. He previously worked as a Partner at Kutak Rock LLP in Denver and as Vice-President Law (Human Resources) at Adelphia Communications, where he was responsible for providing legal guidance and management of human resources issues, projects, and litigation for a corporation with 15,000 employees in 23 states.

Professor Henson received his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center and his B.A. from Yale in Economics and Political Science.

In the past, Professor Henson has taught Client Interviewing and Counseling, Lawyering, Employment Discrimination, Professional Responsibility, Pretrial Litigation, Trial Practice and Advanced Trial Practice. He currently teaches Pretrial Litigation, Trial Practice and Advanced Trial Practice.

Latest News

Citizens Police Review Board Invites Associate Dean Henson and Professor Mitchell

Dean Henson Presents on the Year in Review of Employment Discrimination Law

Missouri Scholars Academy Panel Discussion Includes Dean Henson

Professor Henson Receives Excellence in Education Award for Student Service

Professor Henson Interviewed by NPR about Civil Suit

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Most Recent Publications

In Defense of McDonnell Douglas: The Domination of Title VII by the At-will Employment Doctrine , forthcoming .

Title VII Works: That's Why We Don't Like It , 2 UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI RACE & SOCIAL JUSTICE LAW REVIEW 41 (2012) .

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