Biographical Information

Attorney Brandon Henderson is one of the most widely respected and trusted attorneys serving Cleveland and the surrounding communities. His experience extends across a wide range of criminal and civil cases, and has gained particular recognition in the areas of Criminal Defense, White Collar Crime and Federal Defense and hss more than a 20 years of legal experience behind him. He has been honored as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by The National Trial Lawyers, voted Avvo Clients’ Choice 2014 and 2015, Litigator of the Year for 2022, and numerous Client Satisfaction awards from the Institutions.

Mr. Hendereson is a graduate  of Case Western Reserve University where he received his Juris Doctorate and Ohio University. As a law student, he was involved in several different organizations, community outreach programs, and gained recognition as a trial advocate. He earned  his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting & Finance, graduating with honors. He holds memberships in several legal organizations the National College for DUI Defense, National Advocacy for DUI Defense, and The American Academy of Trial Lawyers – Premier 100 Trial Attorneys.

Admission Dates & Jurisdictions

Membership in the Ohio State Bar



Case Western Reserve University, J.D. 2001

Ohio University, B.A. in Accounting & Finance, 1998

As a law student, he quickly became recognized as a formidable force in trial advocacy. He was team captain of the Jonathon  M. Ault Trial Team, bringing the team to the Regional Finals in the NITA National Trial Competition. Mr. Henderson achieved several scholarships and honors as a student, including the Ohio University Dean’s Scholarship, Deloitte & Touche Accounting Scholarship, and was a member in the Golden Key National Honor Society, as one of the top 15% of his class.

Professional Experience

In addition to his continued commitment to community  outreach and representing those who are facing DUI/DWI charges, Mr. Henderson has received additional certification and training to augment his skill set. He has had certified training with the International Association of Chiefs of Police (ACP), National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety.

Honors & Awards

Professional Associations

  • The American Academy of Trial Attorneys – Premier 100 Trial Attorneys
  • Founding member of the DUI Defense Lawyers Association
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • National Advocacy for DUI Defense
  • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers–Board of Directors
  • Order of Barristers – National Honor Recognizing Excellence in Trial Advocacy
  • Trial Lawyers of America
  • Criminal Trial Lawyers Association
  • Regional CLE Committee- Co-chair