Jennifer A. Kennedy Coggins

Jennifer A. Kennedy-Coggins joined the Atlanta office of Cozen O’Connor in October 2004, and practices as a member in the firm's Global Insurance Group. She has experience in litigating a wide variety of civil and commercial matters, including matters pertaining to insurance coverage, construction defect, mass and complex torts, premises liability, and products liability.

Jennifer regularly advises commercial general liability, property, and casualty carriers on various coverage issues, and often defends insureds under commercial policies. She has further dealt with high-profile cases, which garnered media attention, including a construction defect case involving potentially hundreds of firefighters allegedly injured by mold exposure. Jennifer successfully persuaded the court in this case to enjoin the opposing parties from further contacting and discussing the case with the media.

Jennifer also routinely participates in providing pro bono services throguh cooperation with the Georgia Legal Services Program and the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyer's Foundation's Saturday Lawyer's program.

In both 2012 and 2013, Jennifer was selected as a Georgia Super Lawyers Rising Star.

Jennifer earned her Bachelor of Arts from Mercer University in 2000 and her law degree, cum laude, with a legal writing certificate, from Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law in 2004. While in law school, she served as administrative editor of the Mercer Law Review and was a member of the moot court board, the Association of Women Law Students, and served as a volunteer court appointed special advocate.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Insurance Coverage & Claims Litigation, 2) Products Liability, 3) Construction and 4) Insurance
Law School Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law (J.D., 2004)
Admitted Year 1992
Education Mercer University (B.A., 2000)
Bar Member / Association Georgia State Bar Association
Most recent firm Cozen O Connor
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