Henry O. Hilston

Henry joined the firm in 2020. He practices in the Civil Litigation and Business Bankruptcy/Creditor’s Rights practice groups. He obtained his J.D., magna cum laude, from Wake Forest University School of Law in 2020. Before that, he studied Russian and Art History at UNC-G as an undergraduate and then obtained a Master of Theological Studies from the University of Notre Dame.

Practice Areas

  • Business Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights
  • Civil Litigation
  • Employment Law


  • BA’s in Art History and Russian Studies from UNC-G
  • Master of Theological Studies from Notre Dame
  • JD from Wake Forest University

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina State Bar, 2020

Areas of Focus

  • Landlord-Tenant Law, residential and commercial
  • Employment Law
  • Creditors’ rights enforcement
  • Real Property Disputes, including title curative, adverse possession, and buyer/seller disputes

Practice Highlights

Professional & Civic Activities

  • Wake Forest University School of Law
  • Editorial Staff Member, Wake Forest Law Review
  • CALI Awards: Criminal Law; Legal Analysis and Writing I
  • Dean Reynold’s Awards: Evidence; Legislative and Administrative Law; Juvenile Law; Innocence and Justice Clinic I
  • Order of the Coif
  • UNC-G
  • Phi Beta Kappa