Thomas J. Henry Named One of the Best Places To Work by Glassdoor
SAN ANTONIO, TX (December 5, 2018) – Glassdoor has recognized Thomas J. Henry as one of the Best Places to Work in the United States. The San Antonio-based law firm ranked among the top 50 small to medium-sized businesses in the nation when it came to employee satisfaction, with an overall rating of 4.7 out of 5.
Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work winners are determined based entirely on anonymous feedback shared by employees. Before considering an employer, Glassdoor checks employee reviews for authenticity, quality, and consistency. Other criteria considered by Glassdoor include:
- Career Opportunities
- Compensation and Benefits
- Culture and Values
- Senior Management
- Work to Life Balance
“A business is only as good as the people who work for it,” said firm founder Thomas J. Henry. “If you want the nation’s top talent representing your company, then you better provide the best compensation, benefits, and work environment that your industry has to offer. At Thomas J. Henry, we take care of our employees so that they can take care of our clients.”
Thomas J. Henry Celebrates 25th Anniversary with New Benefits Package and $10 Million Party for Employees
Thomas J. Henry celebrated it’s 25th Anniversary in 2018 and to mark the occasion, founder Thomas J. Henry hosted an extravagant $10 million star-studded bash for his family, friends, and employees. he evening was hosted by actor-comedian George Lopez with feature performances by top world-renowned music artists: Austin Mahone and Enrique Iglesias, and a special surprise guest performance. There was also a DJ set by Lil Jon and a closing stage show by The Chainsmokers.
In the weeks leading up to the party, Mr. Henry revealed a new benefits package considered to be among the best in the legal industry. Announcements included the addition of accrued All Purpose Leave to the firm’s existing vacation and holiday leave, updates to employee recognition programs, and a premier 401(k) retirement package. The firm also offers employee sponsored health, dental, and life insurance, a $50,000 Term Life/Accidental Death and Personal Loss package at no costs to employees, continuing education opportunities, and free gym membership.
About Thomas J. Henry
Thomas J. Henry is the founder and owner of one of the largest plaintiff’s firms in Texas. The firm currently houses more than 125 attorneys and 350 supporting staff. The firm has eight locations in Texas- with offices in San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Austin, El Paso, and Houston.
For the past 25 years, Thomas J. Henry has maintained a reputation of success. The firm consistently secures record-breaking results and achieved one of the 10 largest verdicts recorded in Texas for 2017 at $45.3 million. That same year, Thomas J. Henry also secured two of the top 50 verdicts in Texas. Thomas J. Henry was also recognized as achieving the #1 Texas Car Accident, Bus Accident, and Negligent Supervision Verdicts of 2017 by Top Verdict.
In 2016, Forbes Magazine named Thomas J. Henry a “Texas Leader in Law”, noting Mr. Henry’s ability to secure large financial awards, his positive reputation among professional peers, and his dedication to philanthropy at the local, national, and global levels. That same year, Thomas J. Henry was featured in Legal Leaders’ Texas’ Top Rated Lawyer guide and received the Litigator Award for extraordinary achievements in the fields of auto accident, catastrophic injury, personal injury, and negligent security litigation.
Thomas J. Henry is a lifetime member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum – the latter of which is recognized as one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States with less than 1% of U.S. lawyers listed as members. Mr. Henry has also been declared a Lifetime Charter member of Rue Ratings’ “Best Attorneys in America.”
Thomas J. Henry also stands as a pillar of the Texas community. Throughout the year, Mr. Henry sponsors youth basketball camps put on by NBA stars, including former Spurs players Danny Green and Tony Parker, giving deserving kids a chance to improve their skills and learn from the best. Every October, the firm hosts “Bark in the Park,” a community event that raises thousands of dollars for local pet charities. Each November, the Thomas J. Henry Turkey Giveaway provides Thanksgiving turkeys to thousands of families in Texas. For two decades, Thomas J. Henry has helped families in need, the sick, the poor, and the disabled have Thanksgiving dinner.
Thomas J. Henry is a loyal contributor to a number of causes, including the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, American Red Cross, and the Special Olympics, and consistently contributes to educational causes. Recently, he made a substantial donation toward the construction of a multi-million dollar tennis facility at Texas A&M University Corpus Christi. For years, his iPad giveaway program provided needy students with computers for school.