Michael "Mike" Hendryx

Michael "Mike" Hendryx

Giron Kirby Law Group, PLLC

Recognized since 2011

Houston, Texas

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - Environmental

Litigation - Labor and Employment

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

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Mike Hendryx represents clients in a variety of commercial, coverage, tort, environmental and employment fields. He has tried numerous cases in Texas and 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 a group of trial lawyers representing both sides of the Bar. Membership is by invitation only.

He has also been selected to be in the Top 100 Texas Lawyers and Top 100 Houston Lawyers by Texas Super Lawyers (a Thomson Reuters® service) and in America’s Top 100 Attorneys – Southern Texas – Lifetime Achievement by America’s Top 100 LLC.

Mike served as the President of the Texas Association of Defense Counsel for the 2016-2017 term.

Contact & Links


  • 5433 Westheimer Road, Suite 725
    Houston, TX 77056


  • University of Houston , J.D., graduated 1977
  • University of Notre Dame, BBA, graduated 1970

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, State Bar of Texas


  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel - Past President
  • State Bar of Texas Litigation Council Legislative Committee - Member
  • Texas Bar Foundation - Life Fellow
  • Houston Bar Association - Member
  • Houston Bar Foundation - Sustaining Life Fellow
  • American Board of Trial Advocates - Member
  • Amicus Curiae Committee, Texas Chapters of American Board of Trial Advocates - Member
  • Foundation of the American Board of Trial Advocates - Fellow
  • Defense Research Institute - Member

Court Admissions

  • All Texas Courts
  • U.S. District Courts Southern, Eastern, Northern and Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U. S. Supreme Court

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

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


  • DRI Exceptional Performance Citation 2016-2017
  • America’s Top 100 Attorneys™ (by America’s Top 100 LLC) – Lifetime Achievement
  • Texas Super Lawyers (a Thomson Reuters® service), 2008-2020
  • Super Lawyer's Top 100 Texas Lawyers (2016)
  • Super Lawyer's Top 100 Houston Lawyers (2015-2016)
  • Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel/Business Edition (2009-2016)
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel President’s Exceptional Service Award (2018)
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel President's Special Recognition Award (2016)
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel President's Award (2007)
  • Martindale Hubbell AV Rated

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"Mike Hendryx's legal adroitness and acumen has been essential to our company in complex litigation. His ready availability, firm command of litigation strategy, and incredible affability has been invaluable. I highly recommend Mike Hendryx and his firm, Strong Pipkin Bissell & Ledyard, L.L.P."

- Jason A. Hanlon (Mosbacher Energy Company)

"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."

"Mike Hendryx is not only an effective litigator but is also exceptional at finding cost-effective solutions for companies trying to navigate complex, discovery-intensive litigation. Mike's diligence, attention to detail, communication style and ready accessibility have led to outstanding results for my company, and kept our management at ease with the process along the way. I would definitely recommend Mike and his firm to any company looking for representation in complex litigation."

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