Max Hensley focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, including intellectual property disputes, white collar and government investigations, and appellate litigation. He has represented clients in state and federal court from the initial stages of litigation through jury trials and post-judgment enforcement.
Max previously worked as a law clerk for Judge Ronald Gould on the U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit, and as a legal intern for the California Attorney General’s office and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Michigan. Before beginning his legal career, Max worked as an aide in the Alaska State Senate and on a variety of political campaigns.
Law Clerk, Judge Ronald M. Gould, U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit, Seattle, 2013-2014
Law Student Intern, U.S. Attorney’s Office, Eastern District of Michigan, Detroit, 2012
Intern, California Attorney General’s Office, Oakland, Calif., 2011
Finance Committee Aide, Alaska State Senate, Anchorage and Juneau, Alaska, 2008-2010; Legislative Aide, Alaska State Senate, Anchorage and Juneau, Alaska, 2007-2008
J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2013, magna cum laude
Managing Symposium Editor, Michigan Journal of Law Reform
Certificate of Merit in Energy Law
B.A., Politics, with honors, Minor in Economics, Whitman College, 2007