James Kennedy received his undergraduate education at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX, where he earned a BA in Theater Arts with a minor in Classics. He later enrolled at the Texas A&M University School of Law and eventually transferred to the University of Iowa College of Law, where he earned his Law degree in 2017.
Mr. Kennedy interned at the Scott County Attorney’s Office in Davenport, IA, serving as an assistant state attorney. After graduating from law school, he gained experience working in a general practice firm where he primarily handled family law and criminal matters, including felony cases. He is licensed to practice law in both Iowa and Illinois. He currently focuses on personal injury and veteran’s disability cases.
Outside of law, he has worked at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, FL where he frequently interacted with some of Disney’s most famous characters. He is an amateur military historian and passionate vintage firearm collector. He also enjoys model painting, antique collecting, and tabletop games, which he enjoys alongside his lovely wife Vanessa and baby daughter, Honor.