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Kennedys is an international legal practice carried on by Kennedys Law LLP and its affiliated firms. References to Kennedys mean Kennedys Law LLP and other firms authorised to use the name 'Kennedys'. Each firm provides legal and other services in accordance with the applicable laws and professional regulations. We also have association and co-operation agreements with other law firms throughout the world.

Terms such as ‘Kennedys’, ‘we’, ‘the firm’ and ‘our people’ do not imply that these entities are in partnership.

The terms ‘partner’ or ‘partners’ refer to a member of Kennedys Law LLP , or an employee/consultant who is a lawyer with equivalent standing and qualifications. A list of members’ or partners’ names is available from each registered office address listed below.

This page contains details relating to:

  • Legal entities
  • Use of website
  • Complaints.

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Legal entities

England – Kennedys Law LLP

Kennedys Law LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) as an alternative business structure. Read the SRA’s rules on the SRA website.

  • Companies House registered number: OC353214
  • Registered office: 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London EC3M 5AD
  • VAT registration number: 974 9796 34

Kennedys Law LLP also has branches in Birmingham, Cambridge, Chelmsford, Manchester, Sheffield and Taunton.

Kennedys Law LLP is not authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) however it is included on the Exempt Professional Firm (EPF) register maintained by the FCA so that it can advise on insurance mediation activity in the UK which broadly includes advising on the selling and administration of insurance contracts. This part of the firm’s business including complaints is regulated by the SRA. Access the EPF register visiting the FCA website and selecting 'EPF Search'.

Mandatory professional indemnity insurance cover is maintained by the firm to cover its acts or omissions arising out of the firm’s professional business and details are available for inspection at the registered office.

Terms and conditions

Download and read our terms of business (PDF, 129KB).

 

Australia - Kennedys (Australasia) Pty. Ltd

Kennedys (Australasia) Pty. Ltd is an incorporated legal practice registered with the Law Society of New South Wales.

  • Australian Business Number: 31119302742
  • Registered office: Level 22, 85 Castlereagh Street, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Read the Law Society’s rules on the Law Society of NSW's website.

 

Belgium - Kennedys Brussels LLP

Kennedys Brussels LLP a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA). Read the SRA’s rules on the SRA website.

  • Companies House registered number: OC305968
  • Registered office: 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London EC3M 5AD
  • Principal place of business: 2nd Floor, 350 Avenue Louise, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • VAT registration number: BE 0845.970.454

 

Brazil – Kennedys Technical Services Limitada

Kennedys Technical Services Limitada is a private limited liability company whose principal place of business is Ed. Brasken Century Office, Rua Joaquim Floriano,466 - Conj 506/507, Itaim-Bibi, São Paulo CEP 04534-002, Brazil.

Chile – Kennedys Chile Abogados Limitada

Kennedys Chile Abogados Limitada is a private limited liability company whose registered office is Rosario Norte 532,Oficina 1601,Las Condes, Santiago, Chile. Read the rules of the Chilean Bar Association on www.colegioabogados.cl/



China - Kennedys

Kennedys is a partnership regulated by the Law Society of Hong Kong. Read the Law Society’s rules on the Law Society of Hong Kong's website.

  • Principal place of business: 11th floor Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Rd, Central, Hong Kong

 

Denmark - Kennedys

Kennedys is a trading name of Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab. Kennedys is a partnership regulated by the Danish Bar and Law Society. Read the Law Society’s rules on the Danish Bar and Law Society website

  • CVR number: 37299766 
  • Principal place of business: Esplanaden 8A, 1263 Copenhagen K, Denmark

Fees
The fees of Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab are fixed according to resource requirements and based upon the value added to the matter by Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab advice. This includes a total evaluation of time spent, special competence and the complexity of the matter as well as the result. VAT is added to the fee unless particular exceptions apply according to current legislation. Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab settles on account at the end of each quarter and finally in connection with the closing of the matter. Payment terms: 14 days. In case of overdue payment we add interest in accordance with the stipulations of the Danish Interest Act.

Costs and expenses
Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab is not obliged to pay expenses on behalf of a client. The client's account will be debited with other costs, including large photocopying jobs and travel costs.

Preventative measures against money laundering
The work performed by Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab is subject to The Danish Act on Measures to Prevent Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism. The Act places Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab under obligation to collect and store clients' identity information for five years. Therefore, clients must submit information regarding name, address and central person registration number or company registration number when a case is started up with Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab, and to some extent also submit proof of such information. In case of companies, these must also submit information regarding and proof of the actual ownership of the company.

Insurance
Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab has taken out liability insurance and provided guarantee in pursuance of regulations laid down by The Danish Bar and Law Society. The liability insurance covers all performance of lawyer's practice, no matter where this is carried out. The liability insurance of Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab and the guarantee were both taken out with HDI-Gerling Forsikring, Indiakaj 6, 1., DK-2100 Copenhagen O.

Bank information
(Transferring from Denmark)
Nordea
Vesterbrogade 8
P O Box 0850
DK-0900 Copenhagen C
Reg. no. 2191
Client account no. 0729 596 760

(Transferring from outside Denmark)
Nordea
SWIFT-BIC: NDEADKKK
IBAN-no.: DK592 000 0729 596 760

Honorar
Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab honorar fastsættes på grundlag af ressourceforbruget og af den værdi, som Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab rådgivning har tilført sagen. Der er tale om en samlet vurdering over det anvendte tidsforbrug, anvendt specialkompetence og sagens kompleksitet og det opnåede resultat. Honoraret tillægges moms, medmindre der gælder særlige undtagelser i henhold til gældende lovgivning. Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab afregner a/c ved udgangen af hvert kvartal og endeligt i forbindelse med sagens afslutning. Betalingsbetingelser er 14 dage. Ved forsinket betaling beregnes renter i henhold til rentelovens bestemmelser.

Omkostninger og udlæg
Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab er ikke forpligtet til at afholde udlæg på vegne af klienten. Afholdte omkostninger, herunder større fotokopieringsopgaver og rejseomkostninger, vil blive debiteret klienten.

Forebyggende foranstaltninger mod hvidvask
Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab er underlagt lov om forebyggende foranstaltninger mod hvidvaskning af penge og finansiering af terrorisme. Loven forpligter Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab til at indsamle og opbevare klienters identitetsoplysninger i fem år. Derfor skal klienter oplyse navn, adresse og CPR- eller CVR-nr. ved oprettelsen af en sag og i fornødent omfang vise dokumentation herfor. For selskabers vedkommende skal der tillige foreligge oplysninger og dokumentation for reelle ejerforhold.

Forsikring
Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab har tegnet ansvarsforsikring og stillet garanti i overensstemmelse med Advokatsamfundets regler. Ansvarsforsikringen dækker udøvelse af al advokatvirksomhed, uanset hvor advokatvirksomheden udøves. Kennedys Advokatpartnerselskab ansvarsforsikring og garanti er tegnet i HDI-Gerling Forsikring, Indiakaj 6, 1. sal, 2100 København Ø Indiakaj 6 Indiakaj 6, 1.sal
2100 København Ø, 1.sal

Bankoplysninger
(Overførsel fra Danmark)
Nordea
Vesterbrogade 8
Postboks 0850
0900 København C
Reg.nr. 2191
Klientkontonr. 0729 596 760

(Overførsel fra udlandet)
Nordea
SWIFT-BIC: NDEADKKK
IBAN-no.: DK592 000 0729 596 760

 

Ireland - Kennedys

Kennedys is a partnership regulated by the Law Society of Ireland. Read the Law Society’s rules on the Law Society of Ireland's website.

  • Principal place of business: Ulysses House, Foley St, Dublin 1, Ireland

 

Mexico - Kennedys

Kennedys Law México, S.C. is a Sociedad Civil incorporated in accordance with the laws of the United Mexican States duly registered in the Public Registry of Commerce of Mexico, Federal District under file No.32412, with Tax number KLM161223685

 

New Zealand - Kennedys

Kennedys is a partnership regulated by the Law Society of New Zealand. Read the Law Society’s rules on the Law Society of New Zealand's website

  • Principal place of business: Level 6, 70 Shortland St, PO Box 3158, Auckland 1140, New Zealand

 

Northern Ireland - Kennedys Belfast LLP

Kennedys Belfast LLP a limited liability partnership registered in Northern Ireland and is regulated by the Law Society of Northern Ireland. Read the Law Society’s rules on the Law Society of Northern Ireland website

  • Companies House registered number: NC000601
  • Registered office: 5th Floor, Lesley Buildings, 61-65 Fountain Street, Belfast, BT1 5EX.

 

Peru – Kennedys Law Peru SRL

Kennedys Law Peru SRL is a limited liability commercial partnership whose principal place of business is Av. Rivera Navarrete 495 Piso 13,San Isidro Lima 27, Lima, Peru. Read the rules of the Lima Bar Association on http://www.cal.org.pe/v1/


Portugal - Kennedys Portugal LLP

Kennedys Portugal LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and the Portugese Bar Association. Read the SRA’s rules on the SRA website.

  • Companies House registered number: OC360324
  • Registered office: 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London EC3M 5AD.
  • Principal place of business: Av. Eng Duarte Pacheco Amoreiras Torre 1 - 5 piso salas 5º e 6, Lisbon 1070-101, Portugal

Individual lawyers (advogados) are members of the Portuguese Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados). Read the Code of Ethics of Portuguese Lawyers on the Portuguese Bar Association website.

 

Scotland - Kennedys Scotland

Kennedys Scotland is a multinational practice regulated by the Law Society of Scotland. Read the Law Society's rules on the Law Society of Scotland's website.

  • Registered number: 48759 

 

Singapore - Kennedys Singapore LLP

Kennedys Singapore LLP a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Read the SRA’s rules on the SRA website.

  • Companies House registered number: OC352676
  • Registered office: 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London EC3M 5AD
  • Principal place of business: 80 Raffles Place,#44-05 UOB Plaza 1, Singapore 048624

Kennedys is also licensed and regulated by the Attorney-General of Singapore as a foreign law firm.

 

Singapore - Kennedys Legal Solutions 

Kennedys Legal Solutions is the trading name of Kennedys Legal Solutions Pte Ltd, a limited liability joint law venture between Kennedys Singapore LLP and Legal Solutions LLC. The word “Partner” refers to a member of Kennedys Legal Solutions, or an employee or consultant who is a lawyer with equivalent standing and qualifications. 

 

Spain - Kennedys Abogados SLP

Kennedys Abogados SLP is a limited liability partnership registered with the Madrid Companies Registry:

  • Companies Registry: Volume 22048, section 8, page M-393170
  • Registered office: Paseo de Recoletos 27, Planta 7, Madrid 28004, Spain

Individual lawyers (abogados) are regulated by the General Rules for Lawyers (Estatuto General de la Abogacía Española), the Spanish Lawyers Code of Conduct (Código Deontológico de la Abogacía Española), the Organic Law of the Judicial Power (Ley Orgánica del Poder Judicial), the Code Governing Publicity of Lawyers of the Madrid Bar Association (Código Regulador de la Publicidad de los Abogados del Colegio de Madrid), and the Disciplinary Regulation (Reglamento del Procedimiento Disciplinario). Individual abogados are registered with the Madrid Bar Association which will provide copies of the regulations on request. 

 

United Arab Emirates - Kennedys Dubai LLP

Kennedys Dubai LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and licensed to operate as a legal consultancy firm and a branch of a foreign company by the Department of Economic Development in Dubai. Read the SRA’s rules on the SRA website.

  • Companies House registered number: OC352675
  • Registered office: 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London EC3M 5AD
  • Department of Economic Development Professional Licence: 581382
  • Principal place of business: Office 1101, Conrad Tower, Sheikh Zayed Road, PO Box 212620, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

United States of America 

Kennedys Americas LLP is a limited liability partnership.

  • Registered number: FEIN 272864453
  • Registered office: Suite 610, Brickell Arch, 1395 Brickell Avenue, Miami, Florida 33131

Kennedys CMK LLP is a limited liability partnership.

  • Registered office: 120 Mountain View Boulevard, Basking Ridge, New Jersey 07920

Kennedys Law LLP, a UK Limited Liability Partnership, is a partner of Kennedys CMK LLP.

 

Use of this website

The information and opinions contained on this website are for general information purposes, are not intended to constitute legal or other professional advice and should not be relied on or treated as a substitute for specific advice relevant to particular circumstances.

The partners of Kennedys Law LLP and its affiliates do not accept service of any legal proceedings via a general email address.

We provide links to third party websites and content, and these websites may link back to our Kennedys website. Kennedys Law LLP and its affiliates are not responsible for the content of any third party websites or content.

Copyright

All rights, including copyright, in the content of these web pages are owned by Kennedys.

By accessing the Kennedys website, you agree that you may only download the content for your own personal non-commercial use. Except where expressly stated otherwise, you are not permitted to copy, broadcast, download, store (in any medium), transmit, show or play in public, adapt or change in any way the content of these Kennedys web pages for any other purpose whatsoever without the prior written permission of Kennedys.

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Complaints

Download and read our client complaint policy (PDF, 70 KB).