Alexis Kent is an associate with the firm. Her practice focuses on the representation of business owners, real estate and construction professionals, and individuals in areas such as insurance coverage and disputes, advising on corporate affairs, real property matters, and civil litigation. Prior to joining the firm, she was with Duplicki Keller LLP in Santa Rosa, where her practice focused on complex insurance coverage litigation, products liability litigation, and advising small business clients on compliance with labor and employment laws. At Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley, Alexis’ practice focused on representation of insurance carriers in ERISA disability benefit litigation, and in coverage and bad faith litigation. Prior to joining Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley, Alexis was the Law and Motion Clerk for Magistrate Judge Maria-Elena James in the Northern District of California.
Alexis is on the Board of the Sonoma County Women in Law, where she currently serves as the President. She remains involved with USF School of Law as an alumna, primarily through her involvement with the USF Women Lawyers Committee as the Scholarship Chair, and she annually co-chairs the Dean’s Sonoma County Alumni events. She is an active member of the Sonoma County Bar Association, where she serves on the Board of Directors and the Education Committee. She co-founded a Santa Rosa legal professionals softball team, the Bad News Barristers.
Alexis was born in San Francisco and raised on the Peninsula, and after moving to Sonoma County in 2013, plans to spend the rest of her days here. She is an avid San Francisco Giants Fan, plays women’s and co-ed softball, and is passionate about her varied interests.
- Insurance Coverage and Disputes
- Real Estate and Construction
- Corporate Transactions and Finance
- Civil Litigation
- 2017 Wildfire - Pro Bono (insurance coverage, debris removal, rebuilding)
- United States District Court, all Districts
- California Courts
- University of San Francisco School of Law (J.D. magna cum laude, 2009)
- USF Law Review senior staff member
- John Jay College of Criminal Justice (B.A. summa cum laude, 2005)
- Sonoma County Women in Law, Board of Directors - President (former Scholarship Chair)
- Sonoma County Bar Association, Board of Directors and Education Committee
- USF Women Lawyers Committee - Scholarship Chair
- A Matter of Law: The Non-Violent Homosexual Advance Defense is Insufficient Evidence of Provocation (44 U.S.F.L. Rev. 155).