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Joan Bellefield Davis

Joan Bellefield Davis

also known as Joan B. Davis, Joan Davis

Practice areas:

Entertainment, Trademark Application, Contracts & Agreements, Business, Copyright Application

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Entertainment: 40%
  2. Trademark Application: 30%
  3. Copyright Application: 10%
  4. Business: 10%
  5. Contracts & Agreements: 10%



Hourly ($225-300/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Bennett Jay Fidlow

    Joan is a lawyer who really cares deeply about her clients and the artistic community as a whole. She is constantly learning about new areas of the law & working to improve herself so she can better represent her clients. She approaches everything she does with a ton of energy & enthusiasm and she is extremely dependable & trustworthy. I highly endorse this lawyer.


    Bennett Fidlow Entertainment Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • No photo

    I have known Joan Davis for 16 years, and she is of the highest professional and personal integrity. I highly recommend this lawyer’s work. Ms. Davis is extremely knowledgeable about complex issues. Ms. Davis provides a wealth of knowledge, experience and compassion for her clients that is unparalleled. She is very hard-working and provides excellent representation for her clients. Ms. Davis defends her clients zealously and obtains amazing results for clients by thinking outside the box. She is an outstanding lawyer who is committed to her clients. Ms. Davis is a great attorney and an even better woman. I would not hesitate to hire Ms. Davis as my personal attorney, nor would any other lawyer that I know; she is truly a lawyer's lawyer. Ms. Davis is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community. I strongly endorse this lawyer's work.


    Isabel Skipper
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Schroder Davis PLC

2310 West Main Street Suite 108
Richmond, VA, 23220

Suite 107
1901 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA, 23223




VAAuthorized to practice law200303/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Clients Choice-Entertainment LawAvvo2013

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerSchroder Davis PLC2015 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorSouth University2012 - 2013
LawyerSchroder Fidlow, PLC2008 - Present
Law ClerkSupreme Court of Virginia2003 - 2006


Association NamePosition NameDuration
The Model AllianceMember2012 - Present
Fredericksburg Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
New York Lawyers for the ArtsMemberN/A
Virginia Bar Association Lawyers for the Arts CommitteeMemberN/A
International Association of Entertainment LawyersMemberN/A
Greater Richmond Intellectual Property Law AssociationMemberN/A
Fashion Group InternationalExecutive MemberN/A
Virginia State Bar, Intellectual Property Law SectionMemberN/A
Metropolitan Richmond Women's Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington Area Lawyers for the ArtsMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Grid MagazineDoes Fashion Protection Exist?2011
A NovelFeng Shui Love2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University School of LawFashion Law InstituteSummer Intensive2013
University of RichmondLawTransient Student2001
Barry University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Stetson University College of LawConcentration in International Business TransactionsUnknown2001
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityCriminal JusticeMaster of Science Degree1994

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Virginia Fashion WeekLegal Seminar for New Fashion Designers2012
International Fashion ExpoTrademarks For Designers2012
VCU School of DesignFashion Related Legal Issues2011
James River Writers ConferenceLegal Issues for Authors2010
Virginia Equine Artists AssociationArt Law2009
BonAir Artists AssociationArt Law Copyright Issues2009