Daniel H. Kennedy, III is in private practice at Heneghan, Kennedy & Doyle LLC, with offices in New York and Connecticut. He has advised entrepreneurs, executives and other individuals on a wide range of matters from high net worth matrimonial law litigation, start-up businesses, real estate developments, private/confidential dispute resolution, and other legal issues. Mr. Kennedy has served a number of privately held firms and start-up companies as outside general counsel. Mr. Kennedy previously worked in San Francisco, California handling complex business litigation.
Mr. Kennedy has appeared on camera and in print as a legal expert for several media outlets, including the Fox CT evening news.
Mr. Kennedy has been recognized by the Hartford Business Journal, receiving its 40 Under 40 award in 2011. Further, Mr. Kennedy was selected by Super Lawyers magazine as a Rising Star in the law for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. Less than 2.5% of attorneys under 40 years of age were selected for the honor. In 2014 and 2015 the National Trial Lawyers selected him as one the Top 100 trial lawyers in his region.
Mr. Kennedy holds a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University (Washington, D.C.). He obtained his juris doctorate from Santa Clara University School of Law (California). He was an academic scholarship recipient in law school. Mr. Kennedy is admitted to practice in New York, Connecticut and Illinois.
Mr. Kennedy serves on numerous boards and committees, including on the Board of Directors of the Bushnell Park Foundation and the Hartford Hospital Young Leaders Advisory Board. He is the Past President of the Georgetown University Alumni Club of Connecticut. Further, he is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, and Illinois State Bar Association.
Connecticut Bar – 2003
Federal Court for Connecticut – 2005
Illinois Bar – 2010
New York Bar – 2012
B.A. – Georgetown University (Washington, D.C.)
J.D. — Santa Clara University School of Law (California) — Academic Scholarship