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Joseph P. Kennedy - Albuquerque, NM

1000 Second Street NorthWest Albuquerque, NM 87102

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Updated: 02/22/2022

Albuquerque Civil Rights Lawyer


Joe Kennedy arrived to Albuquerque from Philadelphia and went to work at his brother's criminal defense firm. As Joe was becoming familiar with this new landscape, he noticed a pattern of clients who'd been abused by police, most often people made vulnerable by lack of access to resources — the people least likely to have their stories heard and believed. Joe's focus quickly became civil rights so he could advocate on their behalf...

About Joseph P. Kennedy

Practice Areas

  • Civil Rights

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner


Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico, 1990


  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1985
    Law Review: Temple Law Review,

Past Positions

  • Gross, Sklar & Metzgar, 1987 - 1989
  • Obernayer, Rebmann & Hippel, 1985 - 1987


Other Sources of Feedback About Joseph P. Kennedy

Included on the 2023 Southwest list

Past Lists

  • 2022 Southwest Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Southwest Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Southwest Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Southwest Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Southwest Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Southwest Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Southwest Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Joseph P. Kennedy on Super Lawyers


  • Leonard Weinglass In Defense of Civil Liberties Award, American Association for Justice, 2014 - Present

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Office Information


1000 Second Street NorthWest Albuquerque, NM 87102


  • (505) 244-1406

Offers Free Initial Consultation


Accepts Credit Cards


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