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MICHELLE KENNEDY, ESQ.

Michelle Kennedy understands your legal needs because she is an artist and entrepreneur. Michelle has a diverse background in the arts, having studied dance, guitar, voice, screenwriting, filmmaking, painting, and acting in Houston and Los Angeles. She recorded her first album during law school, which MTV licensed and used on several reality show soundtracks. Michelle also served as a graduate fellow for the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute, where her team developed business plans for smart phone technologies and medical devices.

Prior to opening Kennedy Art Law P.C., Michelle was an associate attorney at a respected boutique family law firm where she worked on high-asset and international domestic relations cases. She previously worked in the Utah Attorney General's Civil Litigation Division, where Michelle represented the State of Utah in cases involving torts, debt collections, employment law, and civil rights. 

SELECT PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Utah Arts Alliance, Board Member (2016 - present)
Utah Minority Bar Association, President (2015 - 2016), Past President (2016 - 2017)
Utah State Bar Leadership Academy, Selected Member (2015 - 2016)
Intellectual Property Section of the Utah State Bar, Active Member (2015 - present)
Aldon J. Anderson Inn of Court, Associate (2014 - 2016)
Women Lawyers of Utah, Active Member (2013 - 2016)
Utah Young Lawyers Division, Active Member (2013 - present)
Utah Lawyers for the Arts, Board Member (2011 - 2012)
Art Law Alliance, Utah College of Law, President (2011 - 2012)

EDUCATION
University of Utah, SJQ College of Law, J.D. - 2013
Brigham Young University, B.A., Philosophy - 2010

ADMISSIONS
State Bar of Utah
Federal District of Utah