Christine Kennedy-Jensen is a native of Maine. She attended Mount Holyoke College and graduated with honors in 1996. She then attended the University of Maine School of Law and graduated with honors in 1999. Christine is admitted to practice in both state and federal courts, including the First Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a member of: the Family Law and Women’s Section of the Maine State Bar Association, the Cumberland County Bar Association, and Maine Trial Lawyers Association.
Christine maintains a busy trial practice that includes personal injury and insurance coverage litigation. In addition, she has a successful family law practice, including divorces with complex financial issues and contested child custody issues.
During Christine’s fourteen years of representing clients in litigation she has handled a myriad of cases at all stages of the trial process including pre-trial, trial, and appeal. Christine has successfully:
- Represented individuals in automobile accident and slip and fall cases;
- Represented businesses in product liability cases, including many asbestos cases;
- Represented insurance companies in complicated coverage disputes;
- Represented professionals in malpractice cases; and
- Represented neighbors in boundary disputes.
Christine takes both a compassionate and pragmatic approach to her family law cases. She routinely obtains very favorable results for her clients in both negotiated settlements and following contested trials. She is known for her no-nonsense, tough negotiation style. At the same time, Christine understands that her clients are going through a very difficult time while she is representing them and is mindful of their particular needs.
Christine lives in Portland with her husband Rob and their three children. She serves as a co-chair on the Home and School Association at St. Brigid School and spends much of her free time cheering on her children in their various sporting endeavors.
For more information or to schedule a consultation contact Christine Kennedy-Jensen email or call (207) 774-1486.