W. Henry Huttinger

M.A., University of Edinburgh, Arabic and Politics, 2007

J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, 2016

Henry joined Durie Tangri following clerkships with Judge Christina A. Snyder of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and Justice Norman L. Epstein at the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District.  He received his J.D. from UCLA School of Law, where he served as an Articles Editor for the UCLA Law Review and was selected for the Order of the Coif.  Henry also led the UCLA chapter of the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) and served as an extern for Judge Harry Pregerson of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Before pursuing a legal career, Henry worked as an Assistant Program Officer at the National Endowment for Democracy in Washington, D.C. where he helped manage a grants program for human rights organizations in the Middle East and North Africa.   Henry graduated with honors from the University of Edinburgh, where he received his undergraduate degree in Arabic and political science, and was a fellow at the American University in Cairo, Egypt.  Through his pro bono work with IRAP, Henry has successfully represented refugees in immigration proceedings.

Outside of work, Henry enjoys spending time with his wife Liz and their two dogs, teaching himself to cook, and exploring Southern California’s surf breaks and hiking trails.

W. Henry  Huttinger