Xakema Henderson focuses her practice in the area of commercial litigation and has extensive experience litigating high-stakes matters in state and federal court. She has litigated a wide range of complex issues, including data breach, privacy, and cybersecurity matters; complex contractual and business disputes; labor and employment matters; and state and federal appeals. She has also defended vehicle manufacturers, hospitals, restaurants, and universities in class actions, including in multi-district litigation.
Prior to joining Bell Nunnally, Xakema clerked for the Honorable Justice William W. Hood, III of the Colorado Supreme Court and then entered private practice in the litigation section of a national law firm.
Prior to law school, Xakema taught seventh-grade reading and writing through Teach for America in Houston, Texas.