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Three Attorneys from Woodard, Emhardt, Henry, Reeves & Wagner, LLP Included in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020

The firm is pleased to announce that Spiro Bereveskos, Thomas Q. Henry and Daniel J. Lueders have been included in The Best Lawyers in America© […]

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Woodard, Emhardt, Henry, Reeves & Wagner, LLP Attorneys Selected for Inclusion on 2019 Indiana Super Lawyers® & Rising Stars Lists

The Firm is proud to recognize our attorneys who have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 Indiana Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars lists. The […]

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Indiana Super Lawyers Honors Four Woodard, Emhardt, Moriarty, McNett & Henry LLP Partners

Four partners from Woodard, Emhardt, Moriarty, McNett & Henry LLP have been named to the 2018 Indiana Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. The following […]

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Woodard Emhardt Attorneys Recognized by 2017 Indiana Super Lawyers

We are pleased to announce that Woodard, Emhardt partners Thomas Henry, Spiro Bereveskos and Daniel Lueders have been named Super Lawyers for 2017. Additionally, Woodard, […]

Feb 22, 2017  •  Continue reading >

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Thomas Q. Henry


A veteran intellectual property lawyer, Tom concentrates his practice on the strategic development and management of IP portfolios with special emphasis on providing business-focused legal advice. Tom assists clients in evaluating IP coverage, protecting core IP assets, handling Hatch-Waxman cases, domestic and international patent prosecution, and preparing infringement, non-infringement, freedom to operate, and validity opinions. Tom’s clients include major pharmaceutical, health science and medical device companies, educational institutions, and retail businesses, as well as small start-up companies. His diverse clientele has included: Biomet, Inc., IU Health, Eli Lilly and Company, Great Lakes Chemical Company, Indiana University, Purdue University, Resort Condominiums International, Inc., Roche Diagnostics, Inc., and Steak & Shake, Inc. He has also acquired extensive trademark experience while managing trademark portfolios comprising thousands of marks worldwide.

Tom is active in the legal field and in the community. He has been President of the Indianapolis Bar Association, and has served on the boards of the Indiana State Bar Association and the Indiana State and Indianapolis Bar Foundations. Tom is a past President of the Board of Alumni of the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, and is a recipient of its Distinguished Alumni Award. Tom has also chaired the boards of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Indiana, Inc. and the American Pianists Association and has served on the boards of numerous other charitable and not-for-profit organizations.


  • Purdue University
    B.S. Chemical Engineering, cum laude, 1972
  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
    J.D., magna cum laude, 1975

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado (pro hac vice)
  • Missouri (pro hac vice)
  • Indiana, 1975
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1976

Honors & Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent
  • The Best Lawyers in America in the fields of Patent Law, 1995-2019
  • Best Lawyers' 2017 Indianapolis, Copyright Law Lawyer of the Year
  • Best Lawyers' 2015 Indianapolis, Patent Law Lawyer of the Year
  • Best Lawyers' 2014 Indianapolis, Trademark Law Lawyer of the Year
  • Best Lawyers' 2012 Indianapolis, Patent Law Lawyer of the Year
  • Indiana Super Lawyers, 2004-2019
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, 2002
  • Professional Affiliations

    Indiana State Bar Association
    Indiana State Bar Foundation
    Indianapolis Bar Association
    Indianapolis Bar Foundation


    Tom is the author of the book “Overview of Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights and Trade Secrets in the Business Setting, A Reference Guide for the Indiana Employer,” published by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.

    Tom has written numerous publications for a column in The Indiana Lawyer entitled “Intellectual Property Law," including: “A Primer on Copyrights, Parts I and II,” “Administering Trade Secrets in a Business,” “Intellectual Property Rights and the Internet,” “Strategic IP Processes,” ”Key Patent Deadlines,” and “The Cost of Intellectual Property Protection.”

    Speaking Engagements

    Adjunct Professor of Intellectual Property Law and of Patent Law, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, 22 years

    Chair, Midwestern Biotech Intellectual Property Law Symposium

    “Developments in Intellectual Property Law,” Annual Year in Review program of the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum

    Testified in District Court for the ND of Indiana as an Expert Witness in Patent Law

    Community Involvement

    Indianapolis Zoological Society, Board of Directors

    United Way of Central Indiana, Resource Committee

    Make-A-Wish Foundation of Indiana, Inc., Chair, Board of Directors

    American Pianists Association, Chair, Board of Directors

    Indy Jazz Festival, Chair

    Indianapolis Air Show, Development Chair

    Zoobilation, Event Chair