A.J. Hensel

A.J. Hensel

Ice Miller LLP

Recognized since 2020

Columbus, Ohio

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Litigation - Construction

Military Law

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A decorated veteran and former U.S. Army officer, A.J. Hensel will relentlessly fight for what is right. From the battlefield in Iraq to the courtroom, A.J. continues to selflessly serve others in need, and his core values remain unchanged: duty, integrity, and personal courage.

A leader and dedicated advocate, A.J.’s clients trust and retain him as their lawyer because they need a problem-solver who cares and knows how to utilize and leverage all available assets to achieve their goals and objectives in a cost-effective manner.

A.J. focuses his high standards on the areas of commercial litigation and business law, OSHA litigation, and trade secret protection/litigation.

He represents and provides counsel to individuals and small businesses in all aspects of civil litigation, risk mitigation and policy initiatives. A.J. has extensive experience handling complex matters for plaintiffs and defendants in both state and federal courts.

A.J., a 2001 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, prides himself on the basic tenets of service, including: adherence to the highest standards of legal ethics and professional responsibility; transparent and timely communication; and dedicated client advocacy.

A.J. served for five years as an officer in the U.S. Army. He achieved the rank of Captain and was recognized for his exemplary leadership in combat during Operation Iraqi Freedom II, including the Bronze Star and Meritorious Service Medal.

Contact & Links
  • Arena District, Suite 700
    250 West Street
    Columbus, OH 43215-7509
  • The Ohio State University, J.D., graduated 2009
  • United States Military Academy, B.S., graduated 2001
Bar Admissions
  • Ohio, 2009
  • Columbus Bar Association - Member
  • Federal Bar Association (Columbus) - Board of Directors
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital Development Board - Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association - Member
  • Senator Rob Portman’s U.S. Military Service Academy Nominations Review Board - Member
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of Ohio
  • Ohio Supreme Court

Ice Miller LLP
Columbus, Ohio

2 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

1 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America award

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 for work in:
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Military Law
  • Ohio Super Lawyers®, Civil Litigation:Defense, 2020-21
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Construction Law, 2020-22, Commercial Litigation, 2021-22, Litigation - Construction, 2021-22, Military Law, 2022
  • 40 Under 40 honoree, Columbus Business First, 2018
  • Rising Star, Ohio Super Lawyers®, 2013-19
Additional Areas of Practice:
  • Civil Rights Law
  • Litigation - Municipal
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Trade Secrets Law

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