Susan Stewart Kennedy

Susan Stewart Kennedy

Lexington, Kentucky

Susan Kennedy is the lead member of the firm's Family Law Group. She brings 30 years of strong advocacy experience to her practice, guiding clients through the delicate negotiation of prenuptial agreements, dissolution of marriage, child custody and child support issues.

Ms. Kennedy is experienced in handling real estate, bankruptcy and business issues which often complicate family law matters, collaborating with other Fowler Bell attorneys concentrating in those areas.

Ms. Kennedy is committed to treating each of her clients with dignity and respect through the emotional challenges which often accompany family law matters.

Areas of Practice

  • 10% Family Law(Domestic Relations)
  • 80% Divorce
  • 10% Child Custody

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky


  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • Juris Doctorate - 1985
  • University of Kentucky, B.A. 1979
    • B.A. - 1979
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Economics

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubell, BV Distinguished Rating
  • Super Lawyer, 2017 - Present
  • International Society of Primerus Law Firms

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association, Member, 1985 - 2017
  • Fayette County Bar Association, Member, 1990 - 2017
  • Women's Lawyers Association, Member, 1990 - Present