Christopher A. Kenney - Kenney & Sams, P.C.

Christopher A. Kenney

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009

Christopher A. Kenney is a founding member and managing shareholder of Kenney & Sams, P.C. Attorney Kenney has successfully tried cases before every level of the state and federal trial court system in Massachusetts, and has also served as an appellate advocate before the Massachusetts Appellate Division, Massachusetts Appeals Court, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, and the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.  He serves as New England regional trial counsel for several major corporations.

Additional Information

Practice Areas
  • Business Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Construction and Real Estate Litigation
  • Contract Law
  • Products Liability
  • Risk Management Consulting
  • Insurance Law
Holy Cross CollegeBS 1987Boston University School of LawJ.D. 1990

Case History

Normandin v. Eastland Partners, Inc., 68 Mass. App. Ct. 377 (2007) — Achieved reversal on damages calculation in real estate dispute.
Nelson v. Massachusetts Port Authority, 55 Mass. App. Ct . 433 (2002) — Owner has no duty to prevent suicide on its properties
League of Women Voters of Massachusetts v. Secretary of Comm. ,425 Mass. 424 (1997) — Constitutional challenge to Term Limits law
Irish Venture, Inc., v. Fleetguard, Inc., 270 F.Supp.2d 84 (2003) — Maritime dispute; economic loss doctrine

Client Comments

"I have worked with Chris Kenney for over 10 years. His successful resolution of our company's litigation, whether through trial or other means, has made him the company's go-to attorney in the New England region. It is always a pleasure to work with Chris. His practical approach and business acumen provide added value to his fine legal skills."

-Lynne Foresman
Compass Group USA

"Kenney & Sams is the ultimate boutique trial law practice. Attorney Chris Kenney is the most professional and well-prepared attorney with whom I work. His client service skills are also second to none. I am happy to have Chris as a team member. I consider Chris to be the consummate attorney."

-Edward Goddard
Vice President Labor Relations
Kindred Healthcare

Office Location

Old City Hall
45 School Street
Boston, MA 02108
United States

Practice Areas

Insurance Law (Bad Faith, Coverage, Dispute Resolution, Litigation)

Other Information

Gender: Male