Henry H. Isaacson  |  Attorney at Isaacson Sheridan

Henry H. Isaacson


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Henry has been practicing law in Greensboro since 1961, when he returned to his hometown after serving in the Judge Advocate General’s Department of the U.S. Air Force.  He founded the firm which is now Isaacson Sheridan in 1980. 

Henry practices extensively in the areas of zoning and land use regulation, as well as civil litigation and general corporate law. 

He is married with three grown children and eight grandchildren. See Full Bio >>

Practice Areas


Land Use and Regulation


Representative Work

Henry H. Isaacson  |  Attorney at Isaacson Sheridan
Henry H. Isaacson  |  Attorney at Isaacson Sheridan

Awards and Honors

  • “The Triad’s Most Influential People,” Triad Business Journal, 2005, 2006, 2008-2016

  • Duke Energy Outstanding Citizen of the Year

  • NCCJ Brotherhood Citation Award, 2005

  • Centennial Award for Outstanding and Exemplary Community Service, 2009, North Carolina Bar Association/Greensboro Bar Association

  • Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame


  • North Carolina Bar, 1958

Professional Recognition and Memberships

  • Martindale Hubbell's Top Peer Review Rating: AV

  • “The Best Lawyers in America, 2007-19

  • Lawyer of the Year, 2012, 2014 and 2020 Land Use and Zoning Law in Triad

  • North Carolina Super Lawyer, 2005

  • North Carolina’s Legal Elite, 2007

  • North Carolina Bar Association

  • Greensboro Bar Association

  • Triad Real Estate and Building Industry Coalition

Community Service

  • Piedmont Triad Airport Authority, 1999-2014; Chairman 2003-14

  • Past member, North Carolina A & T State University Board of Trustees

  • Founding Member of Board of Directors, NCCJ of the Piedmont Triad

  • Human Relations Commission of Greensboro

  • City of Greensboro/Guilford County Intergovernmental Task Force

  • Various Leadership Positions: Greensboro Chamber of Commerce, Greensboro Merchants Association, National Conference of Christians and Jews, NC Aeronautics Council, One Step Further, Piedmont Triad Partnership, International Civil Rights Center and Museum 

  • Chairman, Greensboro ABC Board

  • President, N.C. Association of ABC Boards


  • J.D., With Honors, University of North Carolina, 1958

  • B.A., UNC Chapel Hill