Cortelyou Kenney

Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor and Associate Director, First Amendment Clinic
Cortelyou Kenney
Contact Information
Cornell Law School
G33 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Phone: (607) 255-8897

Clinical Program Assistants:
Phone: (607) 255-4196

Professional Biography

Cortelyou C. Kenney is the Associate Director of Cornell Law School’s First Amendment Clinic and a Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor at the Law School. She is also a Visiting Fellow at the Information Society Project at Yale Law School. Prior to her appointment at Cornell, Ms. Kenney served as a Research Scholar in Law and Staff Attorney at the Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency at Yale Law School and a Supervising Attorney and Clinical Lecturer-in-Law at Yale Law School’s Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic. She has also served as a Thomas C. Grey Fellow at Stanford Law School, worked at the National Women’s Law Center, and served as an associate at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP. She clerked for Judge Miriam Goldman Cedarbaum on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and then-Judge Roger L. Gregory of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law and of Dartmouth College.