John A. "Jad" Davis

Midland Shareholder

Trial & Appellate

John A. (Jad) Davis is one of the firm's founders and heads the trial practice at DGC Law. He has been the lead trial attorney in numerous complex and high-profile lawsuits in the Permian Basin, throughout Texas, and in New Mexico. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants in trials and arbitrations.

Bar Admissions:
  • Texas, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Baylor University School of Law
    Waco, Texas, 1982
    Honors: Baylor Outstanding Advocate, Fall 1981; American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy, 1982;
    Winner: Regional Competition National Mock Trial, 1982;
    Runner up: National Mock Trial Competition, 1982
  • Texas A&M University
    College Station, Texas, 1979
    Honors: Summa Cum Laude
Professional Associations and Memberships:
  • American Board of Trial Advocates Member
  • American College of Trial Lawyers Member
  • Midland County Bar Association Member
  • State Bar of Texas Member
  • Texas Bar Foundation Life Fellow

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