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Office Locations

126 Government St
Mobile, AL 36602

232 Market St
Flowood, MS 39232

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(251) 438 2333
Mon - Fri, 8:00-5:00pm CST

Managing Partner Kent D. McPhail graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1985 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 1988. After graduating, he became in-house counsel for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi. After a two-year stint with Blue Cross and Blue Shield, he practiced with a private creditor law firm for three years.

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In 1994, Kent became one of the founding partners of the law firm of Dumas & McPhail, which underwent a name change in 2017 to become Kent McPhail & Associates. Kent is licensed under the Mississippi Bar (1988), the Florida Bar (1990), the Alabama Bar (1991), and the Tennessee Bar (2015). He is admitted to practice in the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the US District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, the US District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi, the US District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, the US District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, the US District Court for the Southern District of Alabama, the US District Court for the Northern District of Florida, the US District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the US District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, the US District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, and the US District Court for the Western District of Tennessee. His practice is limited to the representation of creditors.

Kent is passionate about his wife and three children, as well as completing annual construction projects in Mayan villages in the Yucatan, a mission in which he has taken a leadership role for the past 15 years. Whenever possible, he sneaks off to fish in the Coastal waters of the Gulf of Mexico.