Meet The Attorney

Hans Kennon


Mr. Kennon was born in Newark, New Jersey, raised in Haddonfield and Ocean City, New Jersey, and moved to Florida in 1991.  Mr. Kennon received a B.A., cum laude with distinction, from Stockton State College in New Jersey in 1985 and attended law school at St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, Florida.  Mr. Kennon graduated number one in his law school class as Valedictorian in 1995 and has been in private practice since that time.  He was admitted to the Florida and New Jersey Bar Associations in 1995, the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida in 1996, the 11th Federal Circuit Court of Appeals in 2004, and the United States Supreme Court in 2005.  For the first five years of his practice, Mr. Kennon represented the largest insurance companies in the United States generating great knowledge as to the claims handling practices of those insurers.  Fourteen years ago, Mr. Kennon began to represent policyholders in their disputes with their own insurance companies.

  • Stockton State College, B.A., with distinction, 1985
  • St. Thomas University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1995
    • Valedictorian
  • Recipient of American Jurisprudence Award for:
    • Torts
    • Contracts
    • Property
    • Criminal Law
    • Appellate Advocacy
    • Advanced Legal Writing
    • Florida Practice
    • Corporate Finance
    • Arts and Entertainment Law
  • West Publishing Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement, 1992-1995
  • Articles Editor, 1994-1995, St. Thomas Law Review
  • Staff Member, 1993-1994, St. Thomas Law Review
  • The Florida Bar
    • Section on Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • “Take a Picture, It May Last Longer if Guggenheim Becomes the Law of the Land: The Repatriation of Fine Art,”
    • 8 St. Thomas L. Rev. 373, Winter 1996.