Christopher M. Hennessey


Chris represents businesses and individuals in all areas of litigation. He has significant trial and appellate level experience in state and federal courts in Massachusetts and New York. He has successfully represented clients on matters involving complex commercial litigation, business torts, employment claims, land use, environmental and intellectual property disputes.

Prior to the formation of Cohen Kinne, Chris worked with Cohen Kinne’s partners at Berkshire County’s oldest and largest law firm. Chris was previously dedicated to public service as a staff attorney with the New Hampshire Public Defender. As a public defender, Chris tried numerous cases before both judges and juries, representing defendants charged with various offenses including serious felonies. Chris also served as a law clerk to the Honorable C. Ian McLachlan of the Connecticut Appellate Court. In these roles, Chris gained a wealth of experience that helped him to develop a solid foundation as a litigator.


28 North Street, 3rd Floor
Pittsfield , Massachusetts , 01201
United States

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