Kevin McKeon is an experienced appellate advocate and government law practitioner. Co-author of West’s Pennsylvania Appellate Practice and immediate past Chair of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania’s Appellate Court Procedural Rules Committee, he has briefed and argued appeals in all of Pennsylvania’s appellate courts, and served as lead counsel in original jurisdiction actions before the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania. He has also briefed and argued appeals in the federal courts, including the Ninth, D.C. and Third Circuits.
Kevin has been a partner with Hawke McKeon & Sniscak LLP, a Harrisburg, Pennsylvania law firm, since 1984. Before entering private practice, he served as law clerk to the Honorable James S. Bowman, first president judge of the Commonwealth Court, and as that court’s first Deputy Prothonotary for Law. Kevin is a frequent lecturer and panel moderator on appellate issues and on topics in administrative law, and is the 2014 recipient of the James S. Bowman award for outstanding practice and mentoring in administrative law.