Covid 19 Update:
Judge Kennedy is equipped and experienced at conducting virtual mediation sessions and hearings. Attorneys, clients, and others may attend in remote locations without violating social distancing guidelines.


Judge John Paul Kennedy (Ret.) brings to his dispute resolution practice more than 40 years of experience as a judicial officer and as a practicing attorney. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, he serves parties throughout the Intermountain West.

As a District Judge in the Utah State Courts, he focused primarily on complex civil disputes. As an advocate and litigator, he had a broad-based private practice centered mainly in the Federal court system, where he appeared before more than 50 different Federal Judges.

Among his clients were seven Indian nations for whom he served as attorney general, handling all litigation, business, legislative, natural resources, and other legal matters.

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