Ellen C. Kenney

Ellen C. Kenney

Los Angeles, California

Ellen Kenney represents prominent national and international companies in the technology, pharmaceutical, and health and beauty industries. Her expertise encompasses intellectual property litigation, including patent and trade secrets cases, as well as employment-related matters and consumer class action defense. She has practiced in California state courts as well as federal courts across the country.

Ms. Kenney earned her J.D. from UCLA School of Law, where she was elected Order of the Coif. While in law school, Ms. Kenney worked as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable George Wu of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. She also externed for the Civil Division of the U.S. Attorneys' Office in downtown Los Angeles. Prior to law school, Ms. Kenney earned her M.A. in Art History from Columbia University and her B.A. from Bowdoin College.

Before joining Hueston Hennigan LLP, Ms. Kenney was a litigation associate at Irell & Manella LLP.

Areas of Practice

  • Complex Trial Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D.
  • Columbia University
    • M.A.
  • Bowdoin College
    • B.A.