Michael Hendryx - Strong Pipkin Bissell & Ledyard, L.L.P.

Michael Hendryx

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 713-210-4377

Mike Hendryx represents clients in a variety of commercial, coverage, tort, environmental and employment fields. He has tried numerous cases in Texas state and federal courts and represented clients in jurisdictions outside of Texas. At various times Mike served as regional trial and coordinating counsel.

Mike’s accomplishments as a trial lawyer have been recognized by his peers, who have elected him as a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).  ABOTA is an elite group of trial lawyers representing both sides of the Bar. Membership is by invitation only, and trial lawyers become members only after an extremely careful vetting process.

University of Notre DameBBA 1970University of HoustonJ.D. 1977
Houston Area Parkinson SocietyBayou Preservation SocietyTexas Association of Defense Counsel

Case History

Representative Case

Prosecuted a claim by a pipeline owner against an adjacent pipeline operator for damages resulting from improper cathodic protection;

Represented a major environmental equipment manufacturer regarding performance and warranty disputes;

Regional Trial and Coordinating Counsel for asbestos, silica and breast implant manufacturers;

Defense of a pipeline company in a series of personal injury, wrongful death, and property damage suits arising from an automobile collision with a valve station that resulted in an uncontrolled release of propylene;

Represented a petrochemical company in suits claiming plant site exposure to benzene and other chemicals by construction and maintenance employees.

Defense of trucking company in employment discrimination suits filed by drivers and office personnel involving sex, age, national origin, and retaliation.

Defended Texas exploration and drilling company in Louisiana legacy liability litigation brought by land owners and government entities arising from the drilling and operation of oil and gas wells;

Represented major petrochemical corporation in CERCLA litigation arising out of past plant operations;

Counsel for a petrochemical company in claims by the EPA and others arising from a Superfund site;

Represented former property owner in an action involving CERCLA and related state claims;

Client Comments

"Mike Hendryx provides the best overall litigation support and problem solving ability I have ever encountered. He offers extremely adept lawyering. He is highly responsive, pleasant to work with, and all at a remarkably low cost given the level of expertise and service."

Office Location

4900 Woodway Drive, Suite 1200
Houston, TX 77056
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Environmental
Litigation - Labor and Employment
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Other Information

Gender: Male