Hon. Tanya R. Kennedy

New York State Supreme Court

Justice Kennedy is a Supreme Court Justice of the State of New York, Civil Term, whose current inventory includes commercial and guardianship matters. She is also the former Supervising Judge of Civil Court, New York County and a former Adjunct Professor at Fordham University School of Law, where she taught for ten years. She is currently Chair of the New York City Bar Association Special Committee to Encourage Judicial Service and member of the Board of Overseers of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where she received her law degree. Justice Kennedy is also an Advisory Board Member of Penn State Law. Justice Kennedy also promotes the advancement and empowerment of women through her membership in various women’s organizations. Justice Kennedy is the recipient of numerous professional achievement and community service awards and is a frequent panelist/lecturer at various conferences. She received her undergraduate degree from Penn State University.