"Spy" [Sir Leslie Ward]. Hon Sir William Rann Kennedy. "Our Weakest Judge."
Original lithograph from the 'Vanity Fair' series, published December 14, 1893. 395 x 270 mm.
Kennedy was called to the Bar by Lincoln's Inn in 1871, and he took silk in 1885. His practice was mainly in Liverpool on circuit. In 1891 he published Law on Civil Salvage (a second edition would be published in 1907).