Sean Hennessey has been practicing law for over 25 years. Sean handles a variety of cases including criminal defense, catastrophic personal injury and dependency cases (involvement with a Social Service Department, Child Protective Agency or other similar governmental agencies). Sean has a well known reputation as a dedicated and zealous advocate for his clients. Sean spends much of his time inside courtrooms throughout Southern California.
In 2011, Sean was invited to become a member of the Litigation Counsel of America : “the Litigation Counsel of America is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the Litigation Counsel of America is highly selective and by invitation only. Fellows are selected based upon effectiveness and accomplishment in litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels and superior ethical reputation.” litcounsel.com.
Sean has been selected as a Southern California ” Super Lawyer ” in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Super Lawyers : ” is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.” Less than 5% of lawyers are selected as ” Super Lawyers.” Sean’s “Super Lawyer” profile has been included in Los Angeles Magazine, Orange Coast Magazine and a special section of the New York Times. SuperLawyers.com.