Richard M. Kenny
875 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York 10001
Firm: Law Office of Richard M. Kenny
Who are we?
The attorneys and staff at the Law Office of Richard M. Kenny were raised, educated, trained, and prospered in New York, a famously tough town. The firm has more than 50 combined years of legal experience facing off against some of the most powerful and wealthiest opponents in the United States of America.
What are our goals?
We strive to be the best lawyers in terms of results, which come from our dedication, skill, intellect, preparation, and ingenuity. Richard M. Kenny has successfuly prosecuted record-setting cases and was selected for inclusion in the New York Super Lawyers® listing andthe Million Dollar Advocates Forum®. The Law Office of Richard M. Kenny has also recovered more than $100 million in successful case settlements and favorable jury verdicts.
The Law Office of Richard M. Kenny sets the highest ethical standards for ourselves and treat our clients with the utmost respect and care. Richard M. Kenny was recently appointed to the Departmental Disciplinary Committee of the First Department, which protects the rights of clients and maintains the integrity of the legal profession. The appointment is a testament to Richard M. Kenny's high ethical standards.
How do we get results?
Our hand-picked attorneys and staff have over five decades of legal experience and training to handle complex issues and difficult opponents. We take pride in combining a small-firm (or small town) feel of providing personal care for our clients with big-firm (big town, New York style) resources to take on some of the most powerful corporations and insurance companies.
We Made a Commitment to Excellence:
As a client at our firm, you will always work directly with an attorney – not a paralegal or legal assistant.
Before you decide to work with our firm, we will provide a free, no-obligation, initial consultation regarding your case.
We make ourselves available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Mr. Kenny is a graduate of St. John’s School of Law (class of ‘90). He has worked tirelessly on behalf of accident victims throughout his entire career and has specialized in the representation of firefighters injured in the line of duty. He is a proud member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the New York State Bar Association, the American Association of Justice, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® and the Legends Society of Top Lawyers in the United States. Mr. Kenny, however, is most proud of the pro bono work his office did on behalf of families and individuals affected by the September 11th tragedy where they represented multiple victims.
The majority of Mr. Kenny’s time is spent in court on behalf of his severely injured clients. Over the course of his career, he has tried to verdict over a hundred cases, winning tens of millions of dollars in compensation on their behalf. He currently has the highest sustained verdict in the history of the Second Department on a non-medical malpractice negligence case, wherein he successfully represented a young woman who was catastrophically injured in a one car accident that was proven, during the course of a three week trial, to have occurred as a result of improper highway design. That case resulted in a sustained verdict in excess of $13,000,000.00. He was also co-counsel on a well-documented tragedy involving the death of three firefighters which resulted in a verdict in excess of $11,000,000.00.
Affiliations & Memberships:
Super Lawyers, NYSBA, American Association for Justice, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Legends Society.com Top Lawyers, Who's Who Legal
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