Attorney Jim Henke joined the firm in 2008 and is a Partner at Nuzzo & Roberts, LLC. He graduated from the State University of New York at Geneseo in 2003 with a Bachelor's
Degree in English. He received his Juris Doctor from the University Of Connecticut School Of Law in 2007. While in law school, Attorney Henke completed
internships with the Office of Legal Counsel to the Governor of the State of Connecticut, the United States Postal Service Northeast Law Department, the
Connecticut Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security, the Connecticut Chief State's Attorney's Office: Asset Forfeiture Bureau, the City
of Hartford Corporation Counsel's Office, the Honorable Linda Pearce Prestley, and the Connecticut Attorney General's Environment Department. Before
joining the firm, Attorney Henke performed a one year judicial clerkship as a research clerk for the judges of the Connecticut Superior Court.
Attorney Henke was admitted to the Connecticut State Bar in 2007 and the New York State Bar in 2008. His practice is focused on defending employers and insurers
in Informal, Pre-Formal, and Formal Hearings before the Connecticut Workers' Compensation Commission throughout the state. Attorney Henke also specializes in workers'
compensation lien subrogation and recovery in the Connecticut Superior Court pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes § 31-293.
Attorney Henke is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association and its Workers' Compensation section, the New Haven County Bar Association, New Haven Young Lawyers and is a past member of the American Inns of Court, Oliver Ellsworth Chapter.
Areas of Practice
University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut, 2007
State University of New York at Geneseo, Geneseo, New York, 2003
New York, 2008
U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 2013
Peer Review Recognition
Super Lawyers® Rising Star (Workers' Compensation) 2017
Professional Associations and Memberships
Connecticut Bar Association
CBA Workers' Compensation Section
New Haven Young Lawyers