Abby Henderson

Advocacy Counsel
abby@icar.ngo

Abby Henderson is an Advocacy Counsel at the International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR) and an international human rights lawyer, admitted to practice in the state of Oklahoma. Abby currently serves as the coordinator for the Protect the Protest Task Force, a coalition of 25 social justice, environmental, and civil liberties organizations that are committed to ending the threat of Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPPs) and other forms of corporate legal bullying. She previously supported ICAR’s projects on supply chain transparency and access to remedy as a Legal & Policy Fellow. Prior to joining ICAR, Abby worked on multilateral diplomacy and business and human rights issues as an intern in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor at the U.S. State Department. In the summer of 2017, Abby served as a Legal and Policy Intern at the ICAR where she contributed substantially to the organization’s efforts on the future of work and to its work on National Action Plans. Abby is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Law, where she served as the Editor-in-Chief of the American Indian Law Review and earned her certificate in American Indian Law. She graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with bachelor degrees in International Business and Asian Studies from the University of Tulsa.