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Harold Edward KENNEDY

Lawyer

Harold Edward Kennedy, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1952, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1962.

Background

Kennedy, Harold Edward was born on October 18, 1927 in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Freeman S. and Alice (Brehm) Kennedy.

Education

Colgate Univeristy; Syracuse University (Bachelor of Laws, 1952). Order of the Coif; Phi Delta Phi.

Career

Partner Taylor & Kennedy, Amsterdam, 1952-1959. Senior associate Kissam & Halpin, New York City, 1959-1960. Vice chairman, general counsel, director mergers and acquisitions Foster Wheeler Corporation, Clinton, New Jersey, 1960-1994, legal advisor, 1994-1997, also board directors.

Board directors West Indies Refining Ltd.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1952, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1962.

Membership

Trustee First Presbyterian Church, Orange, New Jersey, 1973-1976, St. Barnabas Corporation, 1996-2003. Secretary, 1996-2003, St. Barnabas Medical Center, 1986-2003, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, 1987-1997, vice chairman, 1992-1997, Union Hospital, 1994-2003, Beth Israel Hospital, 1996-2003. Board visitors Syracuse University College of Law, 1987-2003.

With United States Air Force, 1945-1947. Member Order of Coif, Baltusrol Golf Club, Sea Pines Country Club.

Connections

Married Eleanor Henry, January 9, 1960. Children: Kathleen, Nancy, Harold, Robert, Ellen, Anne, Susan.

father:
Freeman S. Kennedy

mother:
Alice (Brehm) Kennedy

spouse:
Eleanor Henry

children:
Kathleen Kennedy

Nancy Kennedy

Harold Kennedy

Robert Kennedy

Ellen Kennedy

Anne Kennedy

Susan Kennedy