Business 100 – 2017

Kevin Kent/Conrad O'Brien

Kevin Kent is a shareholder of Conrad O’Brien, one of the leading litigation and government investigations law firms in the United States. He is licensed as a lawyer not only in the U.S., but also in Ireland, England, and Wales, and his experience includes a broad range of complex commercial litigation and compliance matters, focusing on alleged fraud, privatization of public assets, director and officer liability, partnership disputes, professional malpractice, fiduciary, securities, and employment litigation. He also frequently conducts internal investigations.

Kevin is chairman of the Irish American Business Chamber and Network, and is an officer of American Friends of the Arts in Ireland.

He received his J.D. from Vanderbilt University and his B.A. from Boston College, where he participated in BC’s Irish studies program. He also studied at the U.N. Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution, Magee College, University of Ulster. Kevin has roots in counties Galway, Cavan, Kilkenny, and Derry.