Tehaura Henning is a Litigation Associate in the Consumer Protection Litigation, Commercial Litigation, and Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights practice groups. In these capacities, Tehaura defends financial institutions, auto finance companies, debt servicers and buyers, student lenders, collection attorneys, telecommunications providers, credit reporting agencies, and mortgage lenders against claims brought pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Fair Credit Extension Uniformity Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, and Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
Prior to joining GRSM, Tehaura spent eight and a half years as an Assistant District Attorney in Philadelphia, where she served as the lead first chair attorney in hundreds of criminal proceedings from preliminary hearings through jury trials. During her tenure, Tehaura worked as a trial attorney in seven separate divisions of the District Attorney’s Office. Of note, Tehaura was assigned to the Economic Crimes Unit where she conducted extensive investigations into insurance fraud claims. Additionally, Ms. Henning spent a year facilitating Project Dawn Court, a cutting-edge diversionary program for victims of sexual exploitation and human trafficking.
Tehaura received her juris doctorate from the University of Miami School of Law where she was one in a handful of Miami Scholars. She received the John F. Evans Memorial Scholarship for placing within the top two in the Litigation Skills program. Ms. Henning was a member of the Center for Ethics and Public Service where she advocated for at-risk youth through the Children and Youth Law Clinic. Additionally, Tehaura interned for the Honorable Edwin G. Torres, a federal magistrate judge in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. She served as a student mentor and a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) traveling trial team. Ms. Henning was an Editor for the University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review and the Journal of Psychology, Public Policy & Law.
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
National Creditors Bar Association