Profile

Name

Brian Kent

Firm

Laffey, Bucci & Kent, LLP

Firm Website

http://www.laffeybuccikent.com

City

Philadelphia

State

PA

Bio

Brian D. Kent
Education
Master of Laws (LLM), 2008 (Trial Advocacy)
Temple University – James E. Beasley School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2003
Temple University – Beasley School of Law
National Trial Team – National Champion, 2002
National Trial Team – Outstanding Advocate, National Championship Final Round, 2002
Regional Finalist – American Trial Lawyers Association National Trial Competition, 2003
Victor A. Jaczun Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy
Outstanding Advocate Award for Trial Advocacy
Bachelor of Arts, 2000 (International Relations)
University of Delaware
Licensure
Pennsylvania
New Jersey
Illinois
United States District Court for New Jersey
Bar Associations
National Crime Victims Bar Association
American Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
New Jersey State Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association
Montgomery County Bar Association
Awards and Honors
2008 Lawyer on the Fast Track
Memberships
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
American Association of Justice
Pennsylvania Association of Justice
Montgomery County Inn of Court
Leadership
American Ireland Fund – Young Leaders of Philadelphia (Chair)
Pennsylvania Innocence Project – Board of Directors
Montgomery County Child Advocacy Project – Child Advocate
University of Delaware Alumni Association – Board of Directors
University of Delaware Alumni Association – Philadelphia Alumni Board President
Temple University Beasley School of Law – Lecturer in Trial Advocacy
Languages
Spanish, Italian
Areas of Practice
Construction Accidents
Medical Malpractice
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Premises Liability
Products Liability
Victims of Crime

Practice Areas
Construction Accidents
Premises Liability
Products Liability
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Medical Malpractice
Victims of Crime
News & Events
NCCo Common Pleas Court Judge Resigns in Wake of Abuse Allegations
January 27, 2010

Attorney Brian Kent settles sexual abuse case involving Judge Bradley in Delaware
January 22, 2010

Delaware Judge Admits to Sexual Abuse in Settlement of Civil Action
January 21

Results
The collapse of a parking garage at the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City that injured over 30 construction workers on the job and killed 4 men working on the project, resulting in an award of $101,000,000 (largest construction accident settlement in U.S. history)