Dr. Scott M. Davidson, Esq., PhD

Dr. Scott M. Davidson, Esq., PhD: Attorney with The Law Office of Scott M. Davidson


Scott M. Davidson, Ph.D., a graduate of Yale University, and a former appellate judicial law clerk, has 20 years of successful experience litigating appeals. Dr. Davidson has an extensive history of winning criminal and civil appeals in state and federal courts.
Dr. Davidson is principal and founder of JustAppeals.Net, a boutique law firm focusing on appellate and post-judgment litigation. The firm is based in the Southwest, but has a national presence, building on Dr. Davidson’s decades of experience in federal and state appeals. Although the home office is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, recent cases have found Dr. Davidson representing clients in courts in Washington, D.C., California, Virginia, Maine, Wyoming, Georgia, Louisiana, as well as New Mexico, Texas and Colorado. In today’s increasingly mobile work environment, appellate litigation depends more on the attorney’s skills and knowledge than their physical location in a particular jurisdiction.
Dr. Davidson personally handles each case, offering a client-centered approach. As a former law professor, with years of litigation and post-graduate teaching experience, Dr. Davidson will explain to you in depth each phase of your case.
Your appeal is your last best chance to right a wrong. Dr. Davidson recognizes that appellate litigation can be time-consuming, emotionally-draining and costly. He believes you have the right to the best representation on appeal.
Choosing the right appellate lawyer can change your life. Contact JustAppeals.Net to see if our firm matches your appellate needs.

Areas of Practice (20)

  • Antitrust
  • Class Actions
  • Complex and Commercial Litigation
  • First Amendment Law
  • Civil Liberties
  • Civil Appeals
  • State Constitutional Law
  • Constitutional
  • Civil Rights
  • Criminal
  • International
  • Immigration
  • Public Law
  • Torts
  • Personal Injury
  • Property Damage
  • Trial Practice
  • Appeals
  • General
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(505) 255-9084  Phone
(505) 213-7212  Fax
University Attended:
Trinity University, B.A., cum laude, 1984; Yale University, M.A., 1991; Yale University, M.Phil., 1991; Yale University, Ph.D., 1991
Law School Attended:
University of New Mexico, J.D., 1996
Year of First admission:
1996, New Mexico
State Bar of New Mexico (Member, Appellate Practice Section, Natural Resources, Energy and Environment Section).
Birth Information:
Beirut, Lebanon, August 31, 1962

Peer Reviews

  • 4.0/5.0 (1 review)
  • Peer Reviewed
  • Legal Knowledge

  • Analytical Capability

  • Judgment

  • Communication

  • Legal Experience


*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Client Reviews

  • 3.8/5.0 (1 review)
  • 100% (1 recommendation)
  • Communication

  • Responsiveness

  • Quality of Service

  • Value for Money


Albuquerque, New Mexico

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