Thomas Arthur Kenniff

Also known as Tom Kenniff, Thomas Kenniff

Thomas Arthur Kenniff

Criminal Defense Attorney

New York, NY





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About Me

As a former New York Assistant District Attorney and a former ARMY JAG, my experience in criminal law is both extensive and diverse. Unlike many "general practitioners" my practice is devoted exclusively to defending those accused of criminal offenses. I have handled over a thousand criminal cases and tried dozensto verdict. I appear regularly as a legal commentator on Fox News Channel and CNN,...

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Client Reviews

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Excellent--Tom Kenniff delivered.

Posted by: a client 27 days ago.

My ex-girlfriend accused me of assault when I finished with her--and she'd threatened to do this to me in the past if I did try to leave her. I had...

Thomas Kenniff is by far the best lawyer in NYC

Posted by: Matthew 3 months ago.

I was arrested last May for criminal possession of stolen property a misdemeanor in NYC . I had recently gotten a prior record completely expunged...
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Showing 2 of 26 peer endorsements

Brian O'Keefe Kennedy
Brian Kennedy

New York, NY

8 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Richard E Weltman
Richard Weltman

New York, NY

8 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Tom Kenniff is always a pleasure to work with. He is a skilled white-collar criminal defense lawyer, well known for his many appearances on cable...
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2001 License Status: Due to reregister within 30 days of birthday for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2006 – present

Raiser & Kenniff, P.C.


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2004 Officer's Basic Course 164th (JAG) in Military Justice

Judge Advocate General's School, U.S. Army


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2010 Court Officers "Amicus" Attorney Award

NYS Fraternal Organization of Court Officers


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2010- present Member

New York County Criminal Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 3 publications

2009 Political correctness and Ft. Hood killings

2008 Ft. Hood: Crime in the Military. What Motive?

Washington Post

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 4 occasions

2011 Defending Political Corruption Cases

at Studio B with Shepard Smith

2011 Analyzing Public Schools Rights to seek to Prosecute Students Criminally

at Studio B with Shepard Smith

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