Benjamin Paul Dunn

Attorney at Thomas J. Henry Law's Austin Office

Mr. Benjamin Paul Dunn received his Doctor of Jurisprudence from St. Mary’s University School of Law and also holds a Bachelor of Arts from University of North Texas. During law school, Mr. Dunn clerked with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in San Antonio where he conducted legal research and wrote recommendations.

Mr. Dunn became an attorney out of a desire to help those in need and has first-hand experience dealing with the aftermath of an unexpected accident. In 2015, Mr. Dunn was hit by an uninsured drunk driver. His injuries left him unable to work and as a result, Mr. Dunn was terminated from his job and lost his health insurance. He was left unable to get all the treatment he needed and was only able to recover a portion of his lost wages from the drunk driver.

Mr. Dunn successfully pursued his own EEOC complaint against his employer under a Missouri letter law notice. This was achieved prior to Mr. Dunn entering law school.

According to Mr. Dunn every injury victim faces a “dragon” that is impeding their lives and creating challenges which they may not be fully equipped to resolve on their own. Mr. Dunn wishes to help them slay that dragon so they can regain control of their lives and happiness. He currently represents clients involved in car accidents, company vehicle accident, truck accidents, premises liability, and workplace accidents.

Mr. Dunn is also active in his community and worked alongside another Thomas J. Henry Law attorney, Molly Buchanan, to organize the San Antonio Gender Affirmation Project. The project is a partnership between the University of Texas’ Mithoff Pro Bono Program, pro bono attorney volunteers, law students, and Pride Center San Antonio which has helped 71 people obtain name and gender marker changes. Mr. Dunn has remained active with the project as “advisor emeritus.”

Beyond his work as an attorney, Mr. Dunn enjoys cycling, kayaking, and collecting koozies. He has also visited all 48 of the contiguous United States, mostly during his previous work as a truck driver.

PRACTICE AREAS

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • State Bar of Texas

EDUCATION

  • St. Mary’s University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas (J.D.)
  • University of North Texas, Denton, Texas (B.A.)

THOMAS J. HENRY LAW – AUSTIN

Mr. Jesse B. Butler and our team of Austin injury attorneys are located at 4401 West Gate Blvd Suite 200, Austin, TX 78745. We provide free walk-in case consultations Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 6:00pm. To start a consultation over the phone or to speak with your attorney, call 512-520-0221.

See what our clients have to say about their experience working with their legal team in Austin:

The team has helped us in a time of need we almost lost our lives and the whole Thomas J Henry family took time to help us and take care of our needs and checked on us often to make sure we didn’t need anything or if we did they got it for us. I recommend Thomas j Henry. — Kimberly George

I am very glad about the professionalism of the team that came to assist me there are very, very good and put a smile on my face after all this time looking forward to the wonderful results in a very thankful in would definitely recommend TJH again to all friends and family thanks — Timothy Rogers

Great firm! I would recommend to all of my friends and family. — Genesis Rodriguez

I was going to have to wait a week to get into a neurosurgeon and another week to get an MRI. With TJH assistance I was in to see a dr in a few days and the same with my MRI. When you’re in pain, time matters. — Peggy Rosch

This law firm was polite responsive and very helpful they took the time and were very patient they keep me informed of the status and what steps they are taking during and or on my case they are awesome — Jon Buford

They were so supportive and always called me and answered all my questions. I never felt like I was ignored or bothered them. Felt great to have them help me through this process — Susie Alvarez

These guys just get the job done. Would recommend to all my friends and family in Austin and have already referred my two aunts in El Paso to work with these guys. Keep up the good work! — Laura Flores

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