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Brian O'Keefe Kennedy

Brian O'Keefe Kennedy

Practice areas:

Securities & Investment Fraud, Criminal Defense

About Me

Brian Kennedy has handled thousands of criminal cases and securities arbitrations, appearing in federal and state courts, and securities and futures arbitration forums. In more than fifty trials as the lead attorney, he has successfully prosecuted and defended many of those cases.


Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Securities & Investment Fraud: 60%
    14 years, 500 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
    22 years, 4 thousand cases



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

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Contact Info

Law Office of Brian Kennedy

87 Walker Street
2nd Floor
New York, NY, 10013



NYCurrently registered 199303/13/2015
CTAdministrative Suspension199108/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
HonoreeIrish Voice Newspaper - Legal 1002011
HonoreeIrish Voice Newspaper - Legal 1002010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Principal & FounderLaw Office of Brian Kennedy2000 - Present
Senior Assistant District AttorneyOffice of Special Narcotics1996 - 1998
Senior Assistant District AttorneyBrooklyn District Attorney's Office1994 - 1998


Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York County Lawyers' AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Investment Fraud and Employment DisputesSuccessful settlements and awards
Investigation and Search Warrant - Felony DrugsAcquitted at trial
Felony DWIAcquitted of felony at trial

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Georgetown UniversityInternational AffairsBA - Bachelor of Arts1988