Business 100 – 2019

Kevin Kent/Conrad O'Brien PC

Kevin Kent is a shareholder in the Philadelphia law firm of Conrad O’Brien PC. He advises clients nationally on risk management in high legal exposure industries, identifying proactive steps to avoid litigation and defending them in litigation when it occurs. He represents companies and government entities in matters involving public funding and infrastructure, civil fraud, fiduciary liability, professional malpractice, government civil enforcement actions and audits, and white-collar criminal defense.
Kevin’s clients come from a broad spectrum of industries, including government contractors, public utilities, law firms, real estate development, life sciences, insurance, casino gaming, and education. In addition to his practice, he is a member of the firm’s three-person executive committee that manages and oversees the firm. He is also licensed as a solicitor in Ireland, England, and Wales, and is currently the chairman of the Irish American Business Chamber and Network. He received his J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School and his B.A. from Boston College. Married with four children, Kevin’s roots lie in counties Galway, Cavan, Kilkenny, and Derry.