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Y. Sientje Henderson


Sientje Henderson excels both as a lawyer and as an international Olympic Weightlifter. She studied law at Charlotte School of Law after receiving her Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Virginia Tech. She’s praticed law in the Roanoke Valley since 2015, and has developed a wide skillset, from complex business and intellectual property matters to criminal defense.

When she’s not practicing law, she represents Team Jamaica in wightlifting competitions around the world, including the Commonwealth Games in 2022 and the International Weightlifting Federation World Championshiops in 2021.

Sientje’s practice demonstrates her dedication to helping her clients achieve their goals, and her ability to guide them through complex legal matters.

Practice Areas

Estate Planning & Probate Estate Administration

Intellectual Property (Trademark & Copyright registration & maintenance)

Virginia Business Formation (LLC, C-Corp, S-Corp, etc.) & New Business Consultation

Contract Review, including vendor/service agreements, merchandising agreements, licensing agreements, real estate documents, contest agreements, influencer agreements etc.

Traffic & Criminal Law (Reckless Driving, DUI, Driving Suspended/Revoked, Drug Cases, VASAP Violations, etc.)


Law School:

Charlotte School of Law


Virginia Tech


(540) 339-7775

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