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Shaun C. Kent

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Manning, SC

Kent Law Firm, LLC
19 South Mill Street
Manning, SC 29102
Phone: 803-433-5368
Fax: 803-433-5297
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021
Licensed in South Carolina Since: 2000
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense (70%), Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%), Workers' Compensation: Claimant (10%)
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Attorney Profile

The founder of the Kent Law Firm, Shaun C. Kent divides his practice among criminal defense matters, personal injury litigation and workers’ compensation claims. His firm is located in Manning, South Carolina, and he provides representation to clients throughout the state. Mr. Kent has been admitted to practice before all South Carolina state courts since 2000.

Mr. Kent attended the University of South Carolina on a soccer scholarship, and he majored in political science and speech communication and received a Bachelor of Arts in 1996. He then went on to pursue his legal education in Michigan at what was then known as the Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and he was an editor of the Thomas M. Cooley Law Review before graduating with his Juris Doctor in 2000. Mr. Kent then was an attorney at the Aiken County Public Defender’s Office and worked for an attorney in Charleston before forming his own practice.

A significant portion of Mr. Kent’s client base is made up of people who have been accused of committing misdemeanors or felonies. The charges that he has successfully defended against have included driving under the influence, fraud and other white collar crimes, theft, assault, homicide and domestic violence. Mr. Kent also represents people who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties in cases arising out of motor vehicle crashes, dog bites and premises liability, and he has obtained significant compensation on their behalf through jury awards and negotiated settlements. In addition, he assists people who have been injured on the job and who are now attempting to claim their rightful benefits under their employer’s workers’ compensation insurance coverage.

Practice Areas
  • 70%Criminal Defense
  • 20%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 10%Workers' Compensation: Claimant
Focus Areas

Criminal Law, Traffic Violations, Personal Injury - Plaintiff

Selections

1 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2021

About Shaun C. Kent

First Admitted: 2000, South Carolina

Professional Webpage: https://www.shaunkentlaw.com/shaun-kent/

Educational Background

  • University of South Carolina Aiken, Bachelor of Arts Degree Major in Political Science and Speech Communication, 1996
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Office Location for Shaun C. Kent

19 South Mill Street
Manning, SC 29102

Phone: 803-433-5368

Fax: 803-433-5297

Last Updated: 12/21/2020

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