Troy Hendrick

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Decatur, Georgia

Hendrick & Henry
Troy Hendrick
Hendrick & Henry

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Constitutional Law; view more

Licensed in Georgia since: 2003

Education: Wake Forest University School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2024 Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2016
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Hendrick & Henry

215 North McDonough Street
Decatur, GA 30030 Visit website


The founder of his law firm based in Decatur, Georgia, Troy Hendrick has earned a reputation as an excellent litigation attorney. Mr. Hendrick handles personal injury cases from start to finish and select criminal cases in the trail phase. He has been hired to provide representation to clients throughout the state of Georgia. Mr. Hendrick is admitted to practice before all Georgia state and appellate courts as well as Federal courts. He has received a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo, and has been peer-recognized as one of Georgia's Legal Elite by Atlanta Magazine multiple years. He is an award-winning attorney who has been awarded the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (GACDL) Presidents' Award for Justice for working tirelessly tp prevail against the DeKalb County Recorders Court to eventually shut down the illegal court system. 

Mr. Hendrick has extensive personal injury and civil rights litigation experience, providing representation to people who have been harmed by the negligence of others in situations as varied as motor vehicle collisions, premises liability cases, and negligent security cases. He has also represented those whose civil liberties were curtailed illegally. Through this work he has recovered many millions of dollars for his clients in compensation. In the appropriate circumstances, Mr. Hendrick will take a case before a jury and seek compensation for the client's medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages, property damages, and, when applicable, loss of consortium. He has been able to obtain numerous sizable settlements and jury awards on behalf of his clients in this regard, including multiple individual recoveries well in excess of one million dollars.

A native of North Carolina, Mr. Hendrick attended The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as an undergraduate and received a Bachelor of Arts in 1998. He pursued his legal education at Wake Forest University School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2002. Mr. Hendrick's professional memberships include the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the DeKalb Bar Association and The National College for DUI Defense, Inc.

Practice areas

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Criminal Defense, Constitutional Law

Focus areas

Animal Bites, Arrest & Arraignment, Construction Accident, Criminal Law, Expungement, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Probation, Slip and Fall, Traffic Violations, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

First Admitted: 2003, Georgia

Professional Webpage:

  • Rising Star, Thomson Reuters’ “SuperLawyers” Publication, 2014 & 2015
  • , Superlawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2020
  • , Superlawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2019
  • , Superlawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2018
  • , Superlawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2017
  • Superb,
  • Georgia's Top Attorneys in the area of criminal defense, Georgia's Top Attorneys, Georgia Trend Magazine, 2016
  • Georgia's Top Attorneys, Georgia Trend Magazine, 2013
  • GACDL President's Commitment to Justice Award, Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2015
  • Georgia Trend Legal Elite, Georgia Trend Magazine, 2014
Educational Background:
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., Journalism and Mass Communications, 1998
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Speaker, Using Visual Narrative Techniques During Trial, Prosecuting Attorney's Council (PAC), 2005
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Certificate of completion in the 24-hour course, Standardized Field Sobriety Evaluation., 2008
Verdicts/Settlements (Case Results):
  • Litigation against DeKalb Recorders Court alleging that the court possessed no subject-matter jurisdiction over state law violations. Ultimately, the litigation forced the closure of an unconstitutional court system., 2014
  • Recovery in excess of one million dollars for negligent security case against apartment complex, 2020
  • Recovery in excess of one million dollars in bicycle collision.  , 2019
  • Multi-million dollar property forfeiture as an aspect of sentencing of a Possession of Gambling Devices charge., 2003
  • Troy is interviewed by Atlanta Fox News for an expert opinion regarding traffic laws., News Story, 2014
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, 2019
  • Member, Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2004
  • Member, Dekalb County Bar Association, 2004
  • Member, National College of DUI Defense, 2011
Industry Groups:
  • Law Enforcement

Office location for Troy Hendrick

215 North McDonough Street
Decatur, GA 30030

Phone: 404-373-8000


7 Years Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2024
  • Rising Stars: 2014 - 2016

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