Xakema L. Henderson

Xakema L. Henderson

Akerman LLP, Associate

Dallas, Texas

Xakema Henderson focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation. She has experience litigating high-stakes matters in state and federal court and has litigated a wide range of issues, including insurance coverage and bad faith matters; data breach, privacy, and cybersecurity matters; and complex business disputes. She has defended restaurants, universities, and an international automaker in nationwide class actions, including in multi-district litigation. Xakema also represents major insurance companies in connection with claims of significant exposure that pose extreme risk of loss to the company. She advises insurance companies not only on related policy coverage issues and disputes, but also on overall environmental regulatory compliance and preventive measures to avoid similar disputes and mitigate future risks. Xakema and her team have significant experience handling environmental coverage issues, including those involving emerging contaminants such as PFAS, PFOA, PFOS, and GenX. Before entering private practice, Xakema clerked for the Honorable Justice William W. Hood, III of the Colorado Supreme Court.

Experience

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Akerman LLP
Associate
∼ Present
Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP Logo
Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP
Associate
Baker & Hostetler LLP Logo
Baker & Hostetler LLP
Associate
Firm Prospects attorney tracking launched in 2015/2016. Prior employment history currently unavailable.

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