Meeting Your Legal Needs in Southwest Indiana Since 1952

David W. Kent
  • Partner


Evansville, IN





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

Representative Cases

  • Garcia v Garcia, 789 N.E. 2d 993, 2003, Ind.App.
  • Town and Country Ford, Inc. v Busch, 709 N.E. 2d 1030, 1999, Ind.App.


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

Honors and Awards

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

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 to Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Saint Benedict Cathedral Parish


  • Phi Alpha Delta
Attorney Group
Prac Business & Commercial Law

Business & Commercial Law

Prac Real Estate & Title Services

Real Estate & Title Services

Prac Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning

Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning

Prac Family Law

Family Law

Prac Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense

Prac Mediation Services

Mediation Services