Kenneth Powell

Kenneth Powell

Junior Partner
Location:
Saint Louis, Missouri
Phone:
314-474-7798
Fax:
314-594-0825
Email:

Attorney Powell currently focuses the majority of his legal practice on civil litigation. Attorney Powell's experience as a judicial intern in both the Missouri Court of Appeals, and the United States District Court, give him a unique understanding of State and Federal law respectively.

He represents victims of employment discrimination, retaliation, and wrongful termination throughout the State of Missouri. Mr. Powell also represents clients in the areas of personal injury and DWI defense. Mr. Powell enjoys treating every client, "as he would want to be treated".

Kenny Powell was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri and is a graduate of Ladue High School. He comes from a long line of civil rights activists. His Grandfather led numerous civil rights protests and his father sang in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's funeral. Kenny earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Kansas (KU). While attending KU, he was the Captain of the Men's tennis team and President of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. While competing in the Big 12 for Kansas Tennis, he received the honors of Jayhawk Scholar, First Team All Academic, and Big 12 Commissioners Honor Roll respectively. In his final year of undergrad, Kenny spent 8 months in Salamanca Spain where he earned his certificate in Advanced Spanish.

Following undergrad, Kenny accepted a Dean's Scholarship to attend the Saint Louis University School of Law. While at SLU Law, he specialized in negotiations and alternative dispute resolutions. After law school, Kenny was a licensed sports agent representing Major and Minor league baseball clients for 10 years. When not in court, he enjoys being on the court (tennis). Kenny's experience and skill as a tennis professional have helped countless St. Louis youth reach their potential and attain college scholarships. Kenny will fight for your rights!

Kenny loves spending time with his wife April, and their two daughters, Arden and Mira.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil litigation
  • Personal injury
  • DWI defense

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2004
    • Honors: Dean’s Scholarship
  • University of Kansas
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Captain, Men’s tennis team
    • Honors: President, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.
    • Honors: Jayhawk Scholar
    • Honors: First Team All Academic
    • Honors: Big 12 Commissioners Honor Roll
    • Major: Psychology/Pre-Med
  • University of Salamanca, Spain - 2000
    • Honors: Advanced Spanish Certificate
  • Ladue High School

Classes/Seminars

  • Faculty Fellow, St. Louis University School of Law