Austin P. Henry

Austin P. Henry, Founding Partner

After working for the Office of the Attorney General of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Austin was engaged in trial practice with a large insurance defense firm in Pittsburgh. He and his partner, Richard J. Mills, founded this firm in 1991. His practice focuses on commercial contracts, construction litigation, commercial leasing, land use and commercial transportation. For over 25 years, Austin has also represented various municipal agencies and Authorities, both as Solicitor and as litigation counsel. He has many years of experience in cable television and direct broadcast satellite carriage contracts, telecast rights agreements, and both television and radio talent contracts. He is admitted to practice in federal and state courts in Pennsylvania and state courts in West Virginia.

Areas of Practice:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Land Use
  • Leasing
  • Commercial Transportation
  • Telecast Rights

Professional/Civic Activities:

  • Allegheny County Bar Association; Civil Litigation Section; Former Civil Litigation Section Council
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association; Civil Litigation Section
  • West Virginia Bar Association
  • Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County
  • Allegheny County Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Transportation Lawyers Association
  • Brother’s Brother Foundation, Secretary and Trustee, Executive Committee
  • Fox Chapel Borough EAC
  • Foxwall Emergency Medical Service, Board of Directors, Former President
  • Borough of Aspinwall, Former Chairman, Zoning Hearing Board
  • University of Notre Dame, B.A. Economics, 1986
  • University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business, M.B.A., Finance and Accounting, 1989
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., 1989
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals
  • Third Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania