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Nors Elwood Davidson

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense

About Me

Nors Davidson is the HIGHEST RATED DUI ATTORNEY in the San Francisco Bay Area.  Mr. Davidson is a DUI LAWYER and does NOT handle TRAFFIC INFRACTIONS.  A graduate of the University of San Francisco School of Law (2000), Mr. Davidson is a LOCAL attorney who has handled over 1500 DUI and DMV matters over the past decade of practice.  Don't be duped by inexperienced attorneys and call a DUI lawyer with PROVEN RESULTS for a free consultation today.  

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. DUI & DWI: 95%
    13 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 5%
    13 years, 500 cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

35 total 

  • Leigh Gretchen Fleming

    Nors Davidson loves what he does and it shows in his work. He is a passionate, determined and knowledgeable advocate for his clients. If Nors is handling your case, you can be sure you will receive the best possible resolution. I strongly endorse his work.

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    Leigh Fleming DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Donald Gray Drewry

    I endorse this lawyer's work because Nors Davidson has a reputation among the community of lawyers, the Judges and Prosecutors as a defense lawyer that takes cases to trial and wins. When you are looking for a lawyer to represent you, you don't just want that goes to court with you, you want a lawyer like Nors who will go to trial for you; and folks, he wins!!!!

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    Donald Drewry DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Nors Davidson

4040 Civic Center Drive
Suite 200
San Rafael, CA, 94903-4187

Law Office of Nors Davidson

1300 Clay Street
Suite 600
Oakland, CA, 94612-1427

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200205/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Certificate of Completion: Harvard Summer SessionNational College for DUI Defense2013
Certificate of Completion Harvard Summer SessionNational College for DUI Defense2012
Certificate of Completion, Harvard Summer SessionNational College for DUI Defense2008
Certificate of Completion, Harvard Summer SessionNational College for DUI Defense2007
Certificate of AppreciationSan Francisco Public Defender's Office2005
Certificate of AdmissionUnited States District Court, Central District of California2003
Certificate of AdmissionUnited States District Court, Southern District of California2003
Certificate of AdmissionUnited States District Court, Northern District2003
Certificate of AdmissionUnited States District Court, Eastern District of California2003
Advocate of the Year, FinalistUniversity of San Francisco1998

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Nors Davidson2010 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Robert Tayac2005 - 2010
Deputy Public DefenderSan Francisco Public Defender's Office2005 - 2005
Litigation AssociateCallahan, McCune & Willis, LLP2002 - 2003
Homicide ClerkSan Francisco District Attorney's Office1999 - 1999
Student InvestigatorSan Francisco Public Defender's Office1998 - 1998

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
California Deuce DefendersMember2013 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseGeneral Member2006 - Present
California DUI Lawyers AssociationMember2005 - Present
San Francisco Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Santa Clara County DUI Refusal CaseCase Reduced, Refusal Allegation Stricken
San Mateo County .13% BAC First Offense DUICase Minimized Post Appeal of 1538.5 Denial
Alameda County .09% BAC First Offense DUIDUI Reduced to Reckless Driving, DMV SET ASIDE

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
San Francisco DUI Crime Defense BlogOfficer Injured by Alleged DUI Driver at Sobriety Checkpoint in Marin County2011
San Francisco DUI Crime Defense BlogDMV Defense: Strategies & Perspective2011
San Francisco DUI Crime Defense BlogThe Torrid Truth About DUI Defense Firms2010
West Group publicationCalifornia Drunk Driving Defense: Forms Index2008
San Francisco DUI CDMV Defense: Strategies & PerspectiveN/A
Avvo Legal GuideWhat Is An Unlawful Police Stop?N/A
Avvo Legal GuideDUI Drug Arrests and California LawN/A
Avvo Legal GuideGetting a Restricted License After a License Suspension in CaliforniaN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
U of San Francisco SOLLawJuris Doctor2000
Univ of IdahoHistoryBachelor of Arts1997
Wood River High SchoolN/AHigh School Diploma1992

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Handling Your First DUI CaseDMV & the Courts: Separate but Evil2011
Handing the First DUI CaseDUI: The Court Process Step by Step & The DUI Trial2011