Donald J. Kennedy

Donald J. Kennedy

Donald J. Kennedy

Retired Counsel

2 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005
212-238-8707, Fax: 212-732-3232
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Practice Description

Commercial Litigation, Admiralty, Bankruptcy, including maritime, bankruptcy, energy and natural resources matters, commercial litigation, arbitration and mergers and acquisitions.


  • 1973 New  York
  • 1974 District of Columbia
  • 1973 U.S. District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • 1974 U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • 1975 U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
  • 1986 U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • 1987 U.S. Supreme Court
  • 1988 U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit


  • Maritime Law Association of the United States: Chairman, Arbitration and Mediation Committee (1999-2003); Member, Board of Directors
  • London Maritime Arbitrators Association
  • The Association of the Bar of the City of New York: Member, Admiralty Committee (2000-2002; 2006-2007); Member, Arbitration Committee (2003-2005)
  • United Sates Department of State, Private Sector Adviser on the UNCITRAL Working Group on Arbitration.
  • Fordham University School of Law:  Member, Law Advisory Committee (1998-2006)

Prior Experience

  • 1972-1997 Haight, Gardner, Poor & Havens
  • 1966-69 Transportation Corps Officer, United States Army


  •  B.A., 1966 Fordham University
  •  J.D., 1972 Fordham University School of Law

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