Samuel J Davis

Samuel J Davis

Founding Partner since 1976
Location:
Uniontown, Pennsylvania
Phone:
724-320-2388
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Custody
  • Divorce
  • Support
  • Adoption
  • School Law
  • Personal Injury (Free Consultation)

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1994
  • Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1992
  • Capital Case Qualified

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1976
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1981
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • Superior Court of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit

Education

  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1975
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • LL.M. - 2010
    • Honors: Edward Ohlbaum Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy
  • Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts
    • Program of Instruction for Lawyers - 1989
  • Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts

Representative Clients

  • Carmichaels School District
  • Frazier School District
  • City of Uniontown Redevelopment Authority

Honors and Awards

  • PA SuperLawyer, 2005 - 2018
  • Uniontown Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year, 2007 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Fayette County Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
  • Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Academy of Trial Lawyers of Southwestern Pennsylvania, Past President
  • Maryland State Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Uniontown Public Library