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Brian F. Kenney

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Brian F. Kenney
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Current Court Information:
United States bankruptcy court, Eastern District of Virginia
Title:   Judge
Service:
Active:   2011 -Present
Preceded by:   Stephen S. Mitchell
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Virginia Commonwealth University
Law School:   the University of Virginia School of Law

Brian F. Kenney is a judge on the United States bankruptcy court, Eastern District of Virginia.[1] He was appointed in 2011 to replace Stephen S. Mitchell.[2]

Education

Kenney received his undergraduate degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law.[2]

Career

Judge Kenney has been practicing law since 1983. He received his business banking specialist certificate from the American Board of Certification. In 1989, he joined the law firm Miles & Stockbridge. Since January 1, 1992, he was a principal attorney in their Virginia Office.[2]

Awards and associations

Kenney was named one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite” by Virginia Business Magazine from 2006 to 2010.

Kenney's memberships include:

  • Northern Virginia Bankruptcy Bar Association
    • President(two terms);
    • Board of Directors;
  • Virginia State Bar Board of Governors for the Bankruptcy Section of the State Bar;
  • Alexandria Division representative on the Standing Committee on Local Bankruptcy Rules for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia;
  • Eastern District of Virginia’s Alexandria Division Bankruptcy Bar Liaison Committee, representative.[2]

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