Stefanie Kennedy focuses her practice on litigation and loan servicing matters relating to commercial mortgage-backed securities as well as portfolio loans. She has extensive experience in the representation of lien holders in the exercise of remedies, such as receiverships, judicial foreclosures, and negotiating and preparing settlement agreements. Ms. Kennedy has also represented creditors in bankruptcy matters. Ms. Kennedy practices in the state and federal courts of New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Kennedy was an associate in the Princeton, New Jersey office of a New York City law firm. During law school, she was Associate Managing Editor of the Brooklyn Journal of Corporation Financial & Commercial Law and a member of the Moot Court Honor Society. Ms. Kennedy also served as an intern to the Honorable Richard Goldberg for the Court of International Trade in 2009 and to the Honorable Mark Falk, Magistrate Judge, for the U.S. District court for the District of New Jersey in 2008. During the summer of 2008, she studied comparative law abroad at the University of Bologna in Bologna, Italy.

Ms. Kennedy was recognized as a 2017 New York “Rising Star” for Business Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine.

Professional & Community Activities

Syracuse University Mentor Mentee Alliance (SUMMA), Mentor

Brooklyn Law School Directors’ Council, Member

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D. (2010)
  • Syracuse University, B.A., Television/Radio/Film and Psychology (2006)
    magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • New York (2011)
  • New Jersey (2010)

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Clerkships

  • New Jersey Superior Court, Union Vicinage Civil Division — Honorable Lisa F. Chrystal (Sep 2010-Aug 2011)

Who We Are

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