Susan represents clients in commercial and intellectual property litigation, in trial and appellate matters. Susan represents plaintiffs and defendants in intellectual property lawsuits across the country, including patent, trade secrets, and trade dress claims. Susan's complex litigation practice is diverse, from defending law firms in professional liability disputes to representing clients in a variety of industries, including aviation, energy, and real estate, in high-stakes contract disputes.
Following graduation from law school, Ms. Kennedy served as a law clerk to the Honorable Philip R. Martinez of the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas.
Susan is committed to the mentoring and development of other lawyers. She is a member of the DAYL/DWLA Women's Mentoring Circles Program and of Baker Botts' Associate Development Committee, and Employment Committee. Susan is also a member of the Genesis Alliance, supporting the mission of Genesis Women's Shelter to end family violence.