Scott Henney joined Friedman Kaplan in September 2022 to focus on complex commercial litigation.
Prior to joining Friedman Kaplan, Mr. Henney served as a law clerk to the Honorable Cheryl L. Pollak of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York and to the Honorable Jenny Rivera of the New York State Court of Appeals. Mr. Henney was also an appellate counsel at the Center for Appellate Litigation where he briefed and argued over two dozen cases in New York's appellate courts, winning several cases involving issues of first impression. He also conducted an extensive investigation that led to a client's exoneration.
Outside the Office
Mr. Henney serves as Vice Chair of the Appellate Courts Committee of the New York County Lawyers Association. He formerly served on the New York City Bar Association’s Criminal Law Committee and ran the Center for Appellate Litigation's mock trial program through the New York State Bar Association.
University of Chicago Law School, J.D. (2017)
New York University, B.A., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa (2012)
State of New York
Honorable Cheryl L. Pollak, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Honorable Jenny Rivera, New York State Court of Appeals
Law Review and Publications
Articles Editor, Chicago Journal of International Law