Jennifer Kenedy

Kenedy serves as General Counsel of Locke Lord and is a member of the firm's Executive Committee. Prior to taking on the role of General Counsel, Kenedy served as a Vice Chair of the firm from 2018-2024, Deputy General Counsel from 2017-2024, and Managing Partner of the Chicago office from 2010-2018. A trial lawyer with more than 30 years of experience, she concentrates her practice on commercial litigation, including trade secret misappropriation and other intellectual property litigation, contractual disputes, employer restrictive covenant counseling and litigation, catastrophic product liability, labor and employment, and real estate litigation.

Kenedy mediates, arbitrates, and tries cases on behalf of clients nationwide. Her focus is on counseling clients to avoid the courtroom, but, when court cannot be avoided, she brings substantial courtroom experience to significant matters for clients in the financial services, insurance, consumer product/retail, manufacturing, transportation, governmental/quasigovernmental, health care and food/beverage industries.

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

MAY 2, 2024 Schedule

Session 7: Regulation of AI

The development of AI technologies is moving at a rapid pace. How can regulations keep up? How will those regulations affect businesses? Hear directly from one of the lawmakers leading policy conversations about what you can expect and how collaboration between government and industry can spark innovation.