Kent is a highly experienced attorney who handles business litigation and corporate law matters for individuals and small to medium sized companies. Over his career, Kent has won tens of millions of dollars in damages for his individual and business clients in federal and state courts and private arbitrations.
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Kent has a primary emphasis on commercial litigation, securities litigation, class action defense, shareholder disputes, derivative claims, M&A litigation, and government investigations, including SEC enforcement inquiries and...
Mar 4, 2014|Real Estate|Private|Working
Jan 16, 2014|Business and Corporate|Private|Completed
Dec 19, 2013|Contracts|Private|Completed
Apr 11, 2013|Business and Corporate|Private|Completed
SEC INVESTIGATIONS AND REGULATION
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LITIGATION
Kent's most recent successes for his clients have included:
Successfully representing several California companies in SEC investigations which concluded without any enforcement action
Winning the complete dismissal of a multimillion dollar M&A lawsuit on summary judgment, which was upheld by the California Court of Appeal
Successfully representing a publicly traded defense contractor in favorably resolving three Department of Justice investigations, without any actions or charges being brought.
Succesfully negotiating a very favorable multimillion dollar settlement for a New Mexico based insurance company, which ended several long-running lawsuits in four different states.
Defeating attempts to preliminarily enjoin the sale of an Orange County public company to a private equity buyer, permitting the sale to close as scheduled
Winning the complete dismissal with prejudice of federal Fair Credit Act claims in a class action against a Southern California mortgage lender
Winning at trial on behalf of a Southern California company in a dissenting shareholder appraisal action
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