Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Brittany Young Kenis

Partner - Kansas City / St. Louis


Bar Admissions: Illinois; Kansas; Missouri; U.S. District Court, District of Kansas

Practice Groups: Product Liability, Toxic Tort / Mass Tort

Education: St. Louis University School of Law, 2007, JD; University of Kansas, 2003, BS, Journalism

Memberships: Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association; The Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)


Brittany Young Kenis is a partner in the Kansas City and St. Louis offices of Foley & Mansfield, where she practices in the areas of mass toxic tort litigation, products liability, and personal injury, with an emphasis on defending asbestos litigation cases in Missouri and Illinois.

Ms. Kenis has significant experience in all areas of asbestos litigation, and she is responsible for depositions, motion practice, written discovery, and every aspect of trial preparation.

Prior to joining Foley & Mansfield, Ms. Kenis was a litigation attorney at an Illinois law firm where she practiced personal injury litigation, products liability, family law, and toxic tort litigation in Missouri and Illinois.

Brittany participated in St. Louis University’s Summer Law Program, studying comparative Law during a summer in Madrid, Spain. She also spent one semester of her junior year studying journalism at the International Consortium in Paderno Del Grappa, Italy.


January 8, 2019
Foley & Mansfield Moves to Larger Kansas City Offices

Foley & Mansfield announced that it has moved its Kansas City operations to larger space in the heart of the Overland Park business district.


December 10, 2018
Foley & Mansfield Names 2019 Partners, Equity Partners

The national defense firm of Foley & Mansfield today announced the election of nine partners to its Equity Partnership, and fifteen attorneys to its Partnership, effective January 1, 2019.


May 5, 2016
Law360 Ranks Foley & Mansfield Among Top Firms for Female Attorneys

The national defense firm of Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce it has been ranked 15th on Law360’s 2016 list of the 100 best U.S. law firms for women.