KATHRYN M. KENYON is a partner in the Employment & Labor, Litigation and Health Care Practice Groups of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP.
Ms. Kenyon has a broad range of litigation experience. While she currently focuses her litigation practice on complex commercial matters; civil rights litigation; defense of claims of professional malpractice; and employment litigation defense; she has handled cases involving real estate litigation, including lease disputes, tax assessment and appeal, eminent domain and zoning issues; intellectual property; products liability, bad faith, insurance coverage, and many other disciplines. She has successfully represented a variety of clients in extended pre-trial negotiations, at trial, and in federal and state proceedings. Ms. Kenyon has also completed a mediation training program allowing her to use this extensive litigation background in alternative dispute resolution processes. She was also recently appointed as a Mediator, Arbitrator and Early Neutral Evaluator by the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
Ms. Kenyon is Chair of the Administrative Board of the Allegheny County Bar Foundation’s Pittsburgh Pro Bono Partnership and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Neighborhood Legal Services Association where she serves as Treasurer. She is a former member of the United Way of Allegheny County’s Women’s Leadership Council. Ms. Kenyon was past Treasurer of the Allegheny County Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division and served as Chair of its Public Service Committee for over six years.
Ms. Kenyon was a recipient of the Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network 2013 Excellence Award which recognized Ms. Kenyon for her efforts in support of the clients served by the civil legal programs of the Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network. In addition, she was given the Outstanding Achievement Award by the Duquesne University Law Alumni Association for 2013 and is a past recipient of the Allegheny County Bar Association’s ‘Outstanding Young Lawyer Award’, presented to a young attorney who best exemplifies leadership and distinguished service to the legal profession and the community at large.
Ms. Kenyon was selected by The Legal Intelligencer as a Lawyer on the Fast Track for 2010. Ms. Kenyon has also been selected as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 in the area of Health Care and from 2005 through 2009 in the area of Business Litigation.