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Brian Davis is a shareholder in the law firm of Davis Law Group. His practice primarily involves representing victims and the survivors of those injured or killed in collisions with tractor-trailers throughout the eastern United States. In addition to litigating truck cases, Brian handles other serious injury cases, including medical malpractice, defective products, premises liability, and car wrecks. 

Brian was born in Asheville, North Carolina. He received his undergraduate degree in political science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his law degree at Wake Forest University School of Law. 

Admitted to practice in all of the state and federal courts in North Carolina, Brian is also a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States. Brian has litigated cases throughout North Carolina and has represented victims in other states on the East Coast from New York to Florida. Brian also has experience representing clients in class actions and in federal multi-district litigation. 

Brian is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA), the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers (NCATL), the American Bar Association, the North Carolina Bar Association, and the Wake County Bar Association. 

On the national level, Brian is very active in the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA), often traveling to Washington, D.C. as a member of the Key Person Committee to lobby against anti-consumer legislation. For his work in Washington, Brian has twice received the ATLA Wiedemann Wysochi Citation of Excellence for outstanding public service. Because of his reputation, knowledge and experience in tractor-trailer litigation, Brian has also acted as a consulting editor for ATLA's TRIAL magazine regarding truck litigation articles. Brian is also currently working as a truck litigation consultant in a large multi-party commercial truck case in the United Kingdom. 

As a member of the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Brian has served on the Academy's Board of Governors since 1998, and he is an elected Trustee of the Academy's Political Action Committee. Being on the Academy's Editorial Board, Brian has also served as the Coordinating Editor of the publication Trial Briefs. Additionally, he serves in various capacities on several other Academy committees. 

Finally, as a strong proponent of Pro Bono representation, Brian has served on the Board of Governors of the North Carolina State Bar Association's Volunteer Lawyers Program since 1997. 

When Brian is not working, he enjoys mountain biking, dual sport motorcycle riding, snow skiing and other outdoor activities.


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 100%
    25 years



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Contact info

Davis Law Group, PA

1 North Pack Square
Suite 412
Asheville, NC, 28801-3409


ILActive Out of State Lawyer - Permitted to PracticeUnknown05/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Order of ServiceNorth Carolina Advocates for Justice2012
Order of ServiceNorth Carolina Advocates for Justice2011
Order of ServiceNorth Carolina Advocates for Justice2010
Widemann Wysocki Citation of ExcellenceAssociation of Trial Lawyers of America1998
Widemann Wyocki Citation of ExcellenceAssociation of Trial Lawyers of America1996
American Jurisprudence Award - Trial PracticeLawyers Cooperative Publishing1991
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerThe Davis Law Group, PA2009 - Present
Managing PartnerDavis & McCabe, PA1999 - 2009
PartnerKirk, Gay, Kirk, Gwynn & Howell1991 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeCounty Captain2011 - Present
Motorcycle Injury Trial Lawyers AssociatioMember2010 - Present
Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, State Advisory BoardNational Advisory Board Member2010 - Present
The Best Lawyers in AmericaMember2009 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationTop 100 Trial Lawyers in North Carolina2008 - Present
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
North Carolina Academy of Trial LawyersMemberN/A
Multimillion Dollar Advocates ForumMemberN/A
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeBoard of Governors1999 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
White v. Dorel et al.Settled for $13,575,000
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Publication nameTitleDate
Personal Injury Practice in North CarolinaCommercial Trucking Cases2013
Truck Accident Litigation (3rd)The Lawyer's Role2012
The Lawyer's LogbookLeaving No Stone Unturned - Investigating Truck Crashes2012
Personal Injury Practice in North CarolinaCommercial and Trucking Cases2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wake Forest University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of North Carolina School of LawPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1987
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
National Interestate Trucking ConferenceThe Focused Attack - 30(b)(6) Depositions2014
Experts in Truck Litigation SummitUntangling the Wreckage - Investigating Truck Cases2011
Advanced Combat Training in Tractor-Trailer CasesMechanics of a Commercial Motor Vehicle Case2010
Advanced Truck LitigationInvestigating CMV Collisions2009
Wrongful Death in North CarolinaWrongful Death - The Estate and the Claim2008