Kristen Hensley has had several years of success representing heavily regulated industries including healthcare and financial services. She currently works for Conifer Health Solutions, a subsidiary of Tenet Health Care, where she serves as regulatory counsel, providing risk assessments and legal guidance to the business. Additionally, Kristen manages outside counsel in litigation matters across the United States.
Prior to serving as in-house counsel, Kristen was a litigation attorney. She worked for various law firms and tried numerous cases in state and federal court. Kristen’s practice areas were primarily focused on family law and civil litigation. To gain knowledge and experience, Kristen served as a court appointed attorney ad litem.
Kristen is licensed in Texas and the United States District Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts. In 2013, Kristen had the honor of being sworn in to the United States Supreme Court by Chief Justice Roberts.
Her love of the law has led Kristen to volunteer her services to others. Kristen has taken several pro bono matters through the Dallas Bar Association’s Volunteer Attorney Program, assisted multiple families on National Adoption Day, served as a Lewisville Teen Court Mentor, and led the Denton County Wills for Heroes Program for three years. Kristen is also passionate about assisting others to prepare for their own legal careers. She has taught legal courses at the SMU CAPE program, Collin Community College, and University of Arlington. She also mentors students as they prepare for the Texas Bar Exam, tutoring in the areas of Family Law, Probate Law, and Civil Litigation.