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Raoul D. Kennedy

Raoul D. Kennedy
525 University Ave., Suite 1100
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Phone: 650-470-4550
Fax: 650-798-6586
RKennedy@skadden.com

City: Palo Alto

State Bar of California Admission Date: Dec. 21, 1967

Education:
  • University of California at Berkeley, J.D. degree, 1967
  • University of the Pacific, B.A. degree, 1964
Employment:
  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, 1999 – present
    • Partner, Litigation Department, Palo Alto
  • Morrison & Foerstor LLP, 1996 – 1999
    • Partner, Litigation Department, San Francisco
  • Crosby, Heafey, Roach & May LLP, 1967 – 1996
    • Associate/Partner, Litigation Department, Oakland

State Bar Activities:
  • Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation, member, 2012 – present
Professional Memberships:
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • International Society of Barristers
  • California Academy of Appellate Lawyers (President, 1984)
  • American Academy of Appellate Lawyers
Publications:
  • Co-author, California Expert Witness Guide (California CEB)
  • California Complex Litigation Manual (Lexis Publishing)
Other:
  • Trial Lawyer of the Year (State Bar of California 2005)
  • State Bar Litigation Section Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame (2005)
  • The Best Lawyers in America (1987-present)
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business