Kevin Kennedy

Kevin Kennedy

Kevin Kennedy serves as Senior Counsel in the Houston office of Kennard Law, P.C., Mr. Kennedy has a broad range of litigation experience with a particular emphasis in business litigation, employment law, contractual disputes, trade secret law, and restrictive covenants including non-compete agreements.

Mr. Kennedy is a 1999 graduate of the University of Texas School of Law. Prior to joining Kennard Law, Mr. Kennedy operated his own law practice where he also provided general counsel services to small businesses in Houston in addition to a focus on civil litigation. Previously, Mr. Kennedy served as General Counsel for BioCure, LLC. He also served as a partner at the law firm of Steele Sturm, PLLC.

Mr. Kennedy has a wealth of trial experience including serving as counsel in numerous jury trials and bench trials. Mr. Kennedy has also served as counsel in numerous temporary injunction hearings. Mr. Kennedy has other litigation experience in a variety of areas, including toxic tort, general negligence, and medical malpractice. Mr. Kennedy began his legal career working in the Law Enforcement Defense Division of the Texas Attorney General’s Office. While serving as an Assistant Attorney General, Mr. Kennedy regularly defended the state of Texas in civil rights and employment litigation.

Areas of Practice

  • Labor and Employment
  • Civil Rights Law

PROFESSIONAL LICENSES & ADMISSIONS

  • Licensed as an Attorney in the State of Texas, November 1999
  • Admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • Admitted to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • Admitted to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • Admitted to the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • Admitted to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas

Education

  • The University of Texas Law School, Austin, Texas
    • Doctorate of Jurisprudence, May 1999
  • Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Bachelor of Business Administration/ Finance, May 1996