Kent is an associate in the Dallas office of the international law firm of Vinson & Elkins LLP. His principal areas of practice are complex commercial litigation and appellate litigation, with an emphasis on issues of religious liberty and free speech. He has also worked on securities cases, matters involving financial institutions, and investigations by government agencies. Kent holds a J.D. from the University of Virginia, where he graduated Order of the Coif and served as Editor-in-Chief of the Virginia Law Review. He holds a B.A. in Music (voice) from the University of California at Irvine, where he graduated magna cum laude.
Kent has been on the board since Summer 2015.