David W. Kent

David W. Kent

Evansville, Indiana
David W. Kent is a Partner of Johnson, Carroll, Norton, & Kent P.C., David has been in the practice of law in Evansville, Indiana, since 1992. His trial practice encompasses a wide range of legal issues, from complex civil litigation and corporate matters to family law and estate matters. He is admitted to the Indiana State Bar, as well as the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana.

Areas of Practice

  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate Law
  • General Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana


  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1991
  • University of Southern Indiana
    • B.S. - 1988


  • Lecturer, Planning Your First Divorce, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF), 1997
  • Lecturer, Ethical Issues in Family Law, Evansville Bar Association (EBA), 2000
  • Lecturer, Ethics and Civility, Evansville Bar Association (EBA), 2001
  • Lecturer, Family Law Update, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF), 2007
  • Lecturer, Dialogue Between Bench and Bar, Evansville Bar Association (EBA), 2008
  • Lecturer, Family Law from A to Z, National Business Institute (NBI), 2011

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient, Doran E. Perdue Evansville Bar Association Service Award, 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Evansville Bar Association, Board of Directors, 1994, Grievance Committee, Chairman, 1998 - 2003
  • Gibson County Bar Association
  • Indiana Bar Association (Family and Juvenile Law Section)
  • Legal Aid Society of Evansville, Inc., Board of Directors, 2002 - 2008 and 2012 - Present, 2012 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Saint Benedict Cathedral Parish


  • Phi Alpha Delta