Colleen M. Kenney


Colleen is a partner and the chair of Sidley’s E-Discovery practice. She has litigated class actions that range from claims under the Fair Labor Standard Act, the Equal Pay Act and Title VII, consumer fraud, and securities fraud. Colleen has over 25 years of experience assisting clients mediate, arbitrate, and litigate complicated and multifaceted contractual and other commercial disputes in a variety of industries. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant. Prior to law school, Colleen worked for four years as an auditor for a large public accounting firm. She is a longtime member of the Sedona Conference Working Group on Electronic Discovery, the Electronic Discovery Institute, the Seventh Circuit E-Discovery Pilot Program on E Discovery, and the Duke Law Conference Discovery Proportionality Guidelines Team. Colleen has been recognized as a Super Lawyer, and is currently recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Litigation (E-Discovery) and as a Top 100 High Stakes Litigator.