Charles I. Henderson

Of Counsel

Charles I. Henderson

Location: Milwaukee

T: 414.225.1479

F: 414.278.3679

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Assistant: Dyer Salahadyn

T: 414.225.7519


  • Best Lawyers® in America - Real Estate Law (2013-2023)
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Peer Review Rated


  • J.D., University of California Los Angeles
  • B.A., Pomona College


Charles focuses his practice on corporate and business law, non-profit and sports law issues. His experience includes advising clients in general business matters including contracting, corporate governance, owner/shareholder relations, tax assessments and licensing agreements. He also has extensively counseled nonprofit corporations on entity formation, qualification and preservation of tax exempt status, merger, and dissolution.

Representative Clients

  • Bradley Center Sports and Entertainment Corporation
  • Closely held businesses
  • Public-private special purpose entities
  • Exempt organizations


Professional Activities

Member, Fellows of the Wisconsin Law Foundation

Board of Advisors, National Sports Law Institute (Marquette University)

Member, American Bar Association Business Section (Forum on the Sports & Entertainment Industry)

Member, State Bar of Wisconsin

Community Involvement

Former Member and Vice President, Boy Scouts of America, Three Harbors Council

Former Member, Senior Warden, Christ Church – Whitefish Bay

Board Member, Assistant Secretary, Assistant Treasurer, Milwaukee Public Museum

Chairman of the Board, Pettit National Ice Center

Published Articles/Presentations

Author - Non-Profit Organizations - The Wisconsin Business Advisor Series: Business Organization 2006, CLE Books, State Bar of Wisconsin

Presentation to WICPA on Nonprofit Organization Board Responsibilities and Liabilities

State Bar of Wisconsin CLE, Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section

1998 State Bar of Wisconsin Annual Convention AIA Contract Changes