Skip to main content

Brendan Daniel Hennessy

About me

Brendan D. Hennessy, Esquire concentrates in employment law on behalf of employees and employers. In the past decade, he has handled hundreds of cases, appearing in court and before the EEOC and the PHRC regarding discrimination and retaliation. He also represents clients at unemployment compensation hearings, reviews severance agreements and assists in drafting employment handbooks. Mr. Hennessy teaches a class on Employment Law at a regional University. He graduated from St. Joseph’s University and Temple School of Law where he served on Temple Law Review and the Moot Court Board. He is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.


 

More 

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Employment: 40%
    11 years, 500 cases
  2. Wrongful Termination: 20%
  3. Sexual Harassment: 15%
  4. Contracts: 10%
  5. Other: 15%
  6. More 

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-300/hour), contingent (15-33%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (20 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

4 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • Aaron Christopher Harper

    Top-notch lawyer. Highly respected in the legal community.

    More 

    Aaron Harper DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael W. Aitken

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Hennessy is a responsive and knowledgable attorney.

    More 

    Michael Aitken Foreclosure Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Hennessy Law

101 Lindenwood Drive
Suite 225
Malvern, PA, 19355

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive200304/02/2016
NJAdministrative - Not authorized to practice200406/25/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Top Lawyer - EmploymentMain Line Today Magazine2012
Alumni Moot Court AwardTemple School of Law2003
Kranzel AwardTemple School of Law2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorSaint Joseph's University2014 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorVillanova University2012 - Present
AttorneyHennessy Law2012 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Chester County Bar AssociationN/A2015 - Present
Society of Human Resources ManagementN/A2014 - Present
Pennsylania Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Goldberg v. Salem City School DistrictOrder of Reinstatement and full Back pay in favor of our client.
See all legal cases 
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Progressive Business PublicationsLegal Coach for Managers and Supervisors2012
Temple Law ReviewCOMMENT: THE PARTIAL DISCHARGE OF STUDENT LOANS: BREAKING APART THE ALL OR NOTHING INTERPRETATION OF 11 U.S.C. 523(A)(8)2004
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Saint Joseph's UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Chester County Bar AssociationEmployment Law Mediation - Best Practices2016
Joseph's People EventEmployment Law2013