University of North Florida, B.A., with honors, 1996
St. Thomas University School of Law, J.D., 1999
1999, Florida; 2001, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Jacksonville, Florida, September 17, 1971
James Davis was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. Mr. Davis graduated with honors from the University of North Florida in 1996 and St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, Florida in 1999. At St. Thomas Mr. Davis excelled in the classroom and the courtroom as a Certified Legal Intern for the City of Ft. Lauderdale Prosecutor's Office. Mr. Davis won numerous academic awards at St. Thomas University and was honored as a "Who's Who Among American Law Students."
Upon graduation, Mr. Davis immediately entered private practice with a small firm and began practicing criminal defense. Mr. Davis is licensed to practice law in the State of Florida and in Federal Court. Since 1999, Mr. Davis has successfully defended thousands of clients charged with drug offenses, robberies, burglaries, sexual offenses, economic crimes, and DUI's.
Mr. Davis has not limited his talents and services to solely handling criminal cases. He has been involved in fighting for individuals injured in all types of accidents.
Mr. Davis also has extensive experience in contract negotiations in both traditional and action sports. As a former National Football League agent and negotiator for action sport athletes, he has negotiated millions of dollars in salary and endorsements for his clients. Mr. Davis is called upon frequently to negotiate new endorsement opportunities and to find a way out of existing contracts.
Mr. Davis has an unwavering commitment and passion to achieving results for his clients. He is a member of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), and is active in the community. He is proud to call Jacksonville his home.
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