Professionals



  • Allan Kanner

    Allan graduated from Harvard Law School in 1979, and then clerked for the late Judge Robert S. Vance of the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. He founded the firm in 1981 and has since acquired a national reputation in the fields of complex litigation, environmental law, and consumer fraud in which he represents public entities and consumers.



  • Conlee S. Whiteley

    Conlee is the managing member of K&W and has been with the firm since 1994. She practices primarily in the areas of consumer fraud, pharmaceutical, antitrust and insurance litigation on behalf of public entities and consumers.


  • Elizabeth B. Petersen

    Lili has been with K&W since 1996, and is a member of the firm. She focuses primarily on environmental, natural resource damages, and complex litigation on behalf of public entities and consumers.


  • Cynthia St. Amant

    Cindy has been with K&W since 1998 and is a member of the firm. Her practice focuses primarily on consumer protection class actions and insurance coverage litigation on behalf of public entities and consumers.


  • Allison S. Brouk

    Allison joined Kanner & Whiteley in 2011, and focuses on environmental and natural resource litigation.


  • Layne Hilton

    Layne joined K&W as an associate in 2016. Her practice is concentrated in the areas of consumer fraud, antitrust, pharmaceutical, and other complex litigation.


  • Annemieke Tennis

    Annemieke joined Kanner & Whiteley as an associate in 2017. She works on behalf of plaintiffs in pharmaceutical and complex litigation primarily concentrated in the areas of consumer fraud, antitrust, pharmaceutical and products liability litigation.