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Kevin Kennedy

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Professor Kevin Kennedy is a Professor of Law at Michigan State University.

After four years of private practice in Hawaii, Professor Kennedy served as a law clerk at the U.S. Court of International Trade in New York. After his clerkship he was a trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D. C. where he was responsible for international trade litigation. Before joining the Law College faculty in 1987, he was an assistant professor of law at St. Thomas University Law School in Miami, Florida.

Professor Kennedy has written more than 50 law review articles and book chapters, primarily in the area of international trade regulation. In addition to his law review articles, he has written a monograph, Competition Law and the World Trade Organization; co-authored a treatise, World Trade Law; and written a casebook, International Trade Regulation, to be published by Aspen Publishers in Fall 2008. Professor Kennedy has conducted international trade training programs in China, Egypt, Nigeria, and Uganda, has consulted the governments of Kenya and Vietnam on international trade regulatory issues, and was a foreign legal consultant for the Seoul law firm of Lim, Shin & Kim in South Korea. In addition to his teaching and scholarship Professor Kennedy serves as a NAFTA Chapter 19 binational dispute settlement panelist. In 2008 he was awarded a Fulbright grant to teach and lecture in Sri Lanka.

LL.M. Harvard Law School, 1982
J.D., magna cum laude, Wayne State University, 1977
B.A., with distinction, University of Michigan, 1973