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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%

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Jonathan David Herpy

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  • Tobi Ann Russeck

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

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    Tobi Russeck Criminal Defense Attorney
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Contact Info

Davis & Davis Attorneys

107 East Main Street

Uniontown, PA, 15401-3607

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive199906/08/2015
PAActive197605/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
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

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

Education
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