John Kenney – Advisory Council: Atlantic Legal Foundation

Hoguet Newman Regal & Kenney, LLP
New York, NY

Mr. Kenney practices law in New York City. He was a partner at Simpson Thatcher & Bartlett LLP from 1981 until 2005. He served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of New York from 1971 to 1980. He was the Executive Assistant U.S. Attorney from 1977 to 1980. Mr. Kenney is a Fellow at the American College of Trial Lawyers and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America. He is the former President of the New York County Lawyers Association and of the Federal Bar Council and has served as the Chair of the Criminal Law Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. In addition, Mr. Kenney serves as a Director of the Citizens Crime Commission of the City of New York and of the American Association for the International Commission of Jurists, Inc. He is a graduate of St. Michael’s College and Fordham Law School.