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Samuel Joseph Davis

Samuel Joseph Davis

Practice areas:

Criminal Law, Family, Custody, Divorce & Separation, Child Support

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About Me

Graduate of Washington and Jefferson College and Southern University School of Law


Graduate of Temple University School of Law with LLM in Trial Advocacy.

Recipient of the Edward D. Ohilbaum Award


Certified Criminal and Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy


Licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and Maryland


Named Pa Super Lawyer in 2005 through 2014


Member of the bar of the U.S Supreme Court


Member of the Board of Trustees of Washington and Jefferson College


Member and Past President of the Fayette County Bar Association and the SWPA Trial Lawyers


Member of the Board of Directors for the Uniontown Public Library


Areas of concentration include criminal law, family law, custody, divorce, support, adoption, school law, and personal injury.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Child Support: 20%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  3. Custody: 20%
  4. Family: 20%
  5. Criminal Law: 20%



Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Jonathan David Herpy

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Jonathan Herpy Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Tobi Ann Russeck

    I endorse this lawyer. He is an articulate, organized and zealous advocate. A true legal eagle!


    Tobi Russeck Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Davis & Davis Attorneys

107 East Main Street

Uniontown, PA, 15401-3607



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2012
SuperLawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2011
The Edward D. Ohlbaum Award Commitment to Trial AdvocacyTemple University - James E. Beasley School of Law2010
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding PartnerDavis & Davis Attorneys at Law1976 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Fayette County Bar AssociationFormer President2009 - 2010
Academy of Trial Lawyers of Southwestern PennsylvaniaPast President, Member1985 - Present
United States Supreme CourtMember1981 - Present
Fayette County Bar AssociationMember1976 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
National Board of Trial AdvocacyMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Commonwealth V. Ralph FisherNot Guilty on all counts after Jury Trial

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Publication NameTitleDate
The Pennsylvania LawyerBuilding Your Practice With Community-Base Public Relations2003

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTrial AdvocacyLL.M - Master of Laws2010
Southern University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
Washington and Jefferson CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1972

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
SeminarCourtroom Demeanor2012
SeminarPublic Relations2008