Derek Davis

Derek Davis: Attorney with Byrd Davis Alden & Henrichson, LLP
Attorney Awards

Biography

When it comes to business disputes, Derek Davis brings years of experience guiding clients to successful resolutions at the settlement table and in the courtroom.

Davis joined his father’s firm in 1995 after receiving his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law. He initially focused his work on plaintiff’s personal injury cases, achieving numerous notable verdicts and settlements.

In 1998, he handled a case involving gunshot injury suffered by a 16-year-old boy that resulted in a multi-million dollar jury verdict. The boy was on a hunting trip when his .22-caliber firearm failed to fire. Assuming the gun was empty, the boy set the gun down to reload it. The gun then discharged, striking him in the leg and causing an injury that led to amputation.

As a personal injury lawyer, Davis also won an important defamation case in Utah on behalf of a TV news reporter who had been fired and unable to find subsequent employment due to statements made by her employer. Contact him today for a free consultation.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Business Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Appeals
  • Business
  • Commercial
  • Other
  • Personal Injury

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
512-649-3106  Phone
(800) 344-3751  Phone
512-454-3751  Phone
(512) 451-5857  Fax
www.byrddavis.com/about-us/derek-davis
University Attended:
University of California at Santa Barbara, B.A., 1991
Law School Attended:
University of Texas, J.D., with honors, 1995
Year of First Admission:
1995
Admission:
1995, Texas
Memberships:
Austin Bar Association; State Bar of Texas; Austin Young Lawyers Association; Texas Young Lawyers Association.
Languages:
Spanish
Birth Information:
Austin, Texas, January 2, 1968
Reported Cases:
Castellow v. Swiftex, Inc., 33 S.W.3d 890 (Tex. App., Austin 2000); Benitz v. Gould Group, 27 S.W.3d 109 (Tex. App., San Antonio 2000); Morton Int'l. v. Gillespie, 39 S.W.3d 651 (Tex. App., Texarkana 2001); Olin Corp. v. Smith, 990 S.W.2d 789 (Tex. App.-Austin 1999, writ denied); Wayment v. Clear Channel Broadcasting, Inc., 116 P.3d 271 (Utah 2005).
ISLN:
910068985
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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