Kennedys logo

Chambers USA 2017 - Ranked Firm

Chambers USA 2017 - Ranked Firm

A.M. Best's client recommended insurance attorneys over 10 years

U.S. News - Best Lawyers® 2018 “Best Law Firms” Tier 1 New Jersey Admiralty and Maritime Law

U.S. News - Best Lawyers® 2018 “Best Law Firms” Tier 1 New Jersey Insurance Law

A.M. Best's client recommended insurance attorneys 2018


With offices in New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Chicago and Austin, Kennedys CMK clients benefit from our local expertise and a broad global network across North and South America, EMEA and Asia Pacific.

We have particular experience advising clients in the insurance, reinsurance, construction and healthcare sectors. We act for global and domestic insurers and multinational corporations, specializing in insurance defense and coverage work. We also handle commercial litigation, real estate and employment.

We regularly practice throughout the US in state and federal courts, and at the trial and appellate levels.


15 January 2018
Last year, we produced a report on wildfires that considered the cause and effects from a predominantly UK perspective. In the UK, wildfires are an emerging risk – a risk that, as yet, has limited data to evaluate, but is likely to increase in frequency and financial burden in the not–too-distant future.
11 January 2018
The coming into effect of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018 will introduce important changes requiring greater vigilance over compliance if fines are to be avoided.
8 December 2017
There is virtually no yacht insurer or reinsurer that has not been impacted by the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, although some have seen far more significant losses than others. The combined effects of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Jose will, no doubt, be felt for years to come with major losses to be posted for the yacht market at large and a resulting increase in yacht premiums, which were at unprecedented lows going into this year’s hurricane season.

*People marked with * are not admitted to practice in the State of Florida or any jurisdiction in the United States.