Mr. Hennessy joined the firm in 2008.
Civil litigation; Indian gaming and economic development; tribal governments; tribal legislation and code drafting; tribal sovereignty and self determination; employment; taxation; business and contract law.
California; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Northern Districts of California; United States Tax Court.
U.C. Davis School of Law (J.D., 2004); Pomona College, Claremont, California (B.A., English, 1997).
PRIOR LEGAL EXPERIENCE:
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Hennessy worked in civil litigation, primarily focusing on tort actions, contract disputes, health insurance coverage, and construction defects; Mr. Hennessy was a legal intern in the Real Estate Division of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 2002 and 2003; and served as the Book Review and Essay Editor for the U.C. Davis Law Review in 2003 and 2004.
New York Legislature Attaints Con Ed: New Significance for the Protection from Bills of Attainder, 37 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 641 (2003).