Roberta Ann Henderson

Senior Attorney

Practice Areas

Automobile LitigationCommercial LitigationConstruction LawInsurance Coverage


  • University of Florida Frederic G. Levin College of Law (J.D., 1993)
  • University of Florida (B.A., 1990)


Roberta Ann “Bobbie-Ann” Henderson has been practicing law for more than 20 years, focusing on commercial and civil litigation, including first- and third-party insurance coverage, surety and construction matters, business transactions and creditor rights.

Ms. Henderson counsels insurance companies in policy formation and regulatory issues. She handles claims arising out of commercial general liability, personal and commercial auto, property and casualty, homeowners and inland marine. Ms. Henderson is involved from the initial stages of a claim through final resolution, helping to examine coverage issues, identifying policy exclusions and sources of loss. She represents carriers in state and federal courts and has significant litigation experience involving bodily and personal injury, property damage, general liability and extra-contractual claims. She successfully positions matters for effective resolution, including interpleader, mediation, declaratory judgment and summary judgment.

Ms. Henderson’s representation also extends to assisting surety companies, design professionals and contractors on public and private projects throughout the southeast. She has successfully resolved disputes involving payment and performance bonds, defective construction claims, tenders and takeovers, financing and escrow agreements, scheduling, change orders and backcharges. She also successfully handled a broad array of probate, guardianship and estate bond matters and miscellaneous bonds including motor vehicle bonds, public official bonds and custom bonds.

In addition to her insurance and surety practice, Ms. Henderson represents a variety of large and small businesses. She handles corporate governance, commercial transactions and disputes, creditor rights and secured transactions. She has significant experience in representing businesses and individuals in bankruptcy matters.

Before joining Swift Currie, Ms. Henderson practiced with a surety law firm in Atlanta for 15 years and served as in-house corporate counsel for a national insurance company.


  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of Florida

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2000
  • Florida, 1994
  • Oklahoma, 1997

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