Burgin H. Kent

Burgin Kent has spent the better part of his career litigating for public clients. Mr. Kent represents most of the firm's public clients with a focus on tenure and civil service hearings, federal and state civil employment litigation, arbitrations, and utility board representation. Mr. Kent is focused on results and on justice, whether handling matters for local boards of education, the State Department of Education, or the firm's other clients. 


  • Cumberland School of Law,  Samford University, Juris Doctor 1980
  • Auburn University, Bachelor of Science, 1977


  • Alabama (1980)
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for 11th Circuit
  • United States District Court  for Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama

Email: burginkent @bishopcolvin.com

Direct Number: 205.224.4198