Meet The Team

John C. Hensley, Jr.
Of Counsel

During his 18 years as a trial attorney, Mr. Hensley has been privileged to represent individuals and families dealing with the devastating consequences of medical negligence, dangerous products, automobile and trucking crashes, and work place accidents. Prior to joining Janet, Janet & Suggs, LLC, Mr. Hensley was Managing Partner of a successful North Carolina based trial firm with an established reputation for aggressive and effective legal representation. Mr. Hensley has tried many jury trials involving serious injuries and damages in the State and Federal courts of North Carolina and in other venues throughout the country.

Mr. Hensley is a member of the North Carolina State Bar, the North Carolina Bar Association, and the North Carolina Advocates for Justice.

Mr. Hensley lives in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina, with his wife Jenny and their children John and Jordan.


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D – 1989
  • Mars Hill College, B.A. – 1986 (cum laude)

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