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About Wayne Gent

Experienced Kaufman AttorneyWayne Gent

Wayne Gent is Of Counsel to the firm, bringing 40 years of legal experience to serve our clients in an advisory capacity. In 2010, Wayne retired as Kaufman County Judge after twenty years of serving the people of Kaufman County (1975-1982, 1998-2010). As County Judge, Wayne presided over both criminal and civil cases and was the chief probate judge in Kaufman County.

After returning from Vietnam as a U.S. Marine Corps combat sniper and Purple Heart recipient, Wayne earned his law degree from South Texas College of Law in 1973. He played football at Texas A&M University before achieving his Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas Tech.

To schedule a consultation with Wayne, call us today at (972) 200-3606 or contact us online.

Providing Well-Informed Counsel for 40+ Years

Wayne began the private practice of law in Kaufman in 1973 and has been a well-recognized figure in the Kaufman County legal and political communities for many years. A former UAW assembly line worker for Ford Motor Company, Wayne has years of experience in estate and probate law, divorce and family law, criminal law, real estate law, and general civil litigation.

Wayne is also a qualified mediator, and has extensive experience in the mediation and adjudication of many types of cases, with a particular emphasis on probate and estate disputes, including sophisticated will contests. His limited practice currently involves probate, family law, and real estate matters, and he advises the firm’s attorneys and staff on many other matters.

Call us today at (972) 200-3606 and schedule a consultation with our attorneys in Kaufman.

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  • Well-Recognized Firm

    Throughout our years in practice, Gent & Lingerfelt, PLLC has established a solid reputation for top-notch representation in the legal community.

  • Seasoned Legal Professionals

    Between attorneys Wayne Gent, Wade Gent, and Maranatha Lingerfelt, you have the dream litigation team at your fingertips.

  • Always Prepared for Court

    We do everything in our power to reach favorable outcomes for our clients, even if it means taking their legal matters to court.

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