Mr. Kennedy focuses his practice on a wide range of corporate and transactional matters related to mergers and acquisitions, securities, debt and equity financings, private equity and venture capital investments, corporate governance, and general corporate law. Mr. Kennedy works with clients that range in size from emerging growth companies to some of the world’s largest corporations. He has represented clients in a variety of industries such as steel, metals, glass, financial institutions, oil and gas, and education.
Mr. Kennedy has experience in representing publicly traded and privately held clients in domestic and international mergers and acquisitions transactions, joint ventures, and finance and investment transactions. Mr. Kennedy’s practice includes registered securities offerings, private placements of securities under Rule 144A and Regulation D, shelf registrations, exchange offers, tender offers and securities compliance matters. Mr. Kennedy regularly provides corporate governance and general corporate advice to emerging growth, middle market and Fortune 500 companies.
Mr. Kennedy was a summer associate for the firm in 2013. In addition, he was an intern for The Honorable Cathleen Bubash of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County in 2012. He also served as a legal research and writing teaching assistant for Professor Nancy M. Burkoff of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Prior to attending the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Mr. Kennedy was a Tax Associate for a Pittsburgh area company.
- Allegheny County Bar Association
- National Pancreas Foundation - Western Pennsylvania Chapter, Treasurer
- Recruiting Committee, K&L Gates LLP, Pittsburgh
- Who, What, When, Where and Why: An Examination of Asadi v. G.E. Energy and the Dodd-Frank Anti-Retaliation Provision, University of Pittsburgh Law Review, 75 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 235, 2013.