Adam Davis

Davis, Bengtson & Young, APLC
1960 The Alameda, Ste. 210
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 261-4241
www.dby-law.com


Adam Davis is an associate at Davis, Bengtson & Young. He is involved in all aspects of the firm's employment and tort law litigation. He is formally recognized as one of Northern California's Super Lawyer Rising Stars.

Before joining Davis, Bengtson & Young, Mr. Davis served as a judicial extern to the Hon. Jeremy Fogel, Judge for the United States District Court, Northern District of California. He also interned for the Hon. Socrates Manoukian, Judge for the Santa Clara County Superior Court. He helped indigent clients in the wake of Hurricane Katrina as a volunteer at New Orleans Legal Assistance (NOLAC) and has represented and advised underprivileged community members at the Katharine and George Alexander Community Law Center in San Jose.

Mr. Davis is actively involved in alumni-student connection programs at Bellarmine College Preparatory and has lectured to students at Santa Clara University School of Law and Lincoln Law School in San Jose. He has served two terms as the Chairman of the Santa Clara County Bar Association’s Barristers Committee and is currently an elected member of the Board of Trustees for the Santa Clara County Bar Association.

Education:
Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D.
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, B.S., Business Administration (Economics, minor), cum laude
Bellarmine College Preparatory, San Jose, CA

Areas of Practice:
Tort Litigation
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Toxic Tort
Products Liability
Employment Law (Harassment, Discrimination and Retaliation and Wrongful Termination)

Awards & Selections:
National Trial Lawyers - Top 40 Under 40
America's Top 100 - Civil Defense Litigators
Awarded “10 Best” In Client Satisfaction – American Institute of Legal Counsel
Selected for inclusion in the Northern California Super Lawyer Rising Stars List
Named Among Northern California's Top Young Attorneys (San Francisco Magazine)
Rated "Superb" by Avvo.com, the highest rating level achievable
Recipient of the 2014 Barrister of the Year Award – Santa Clara County
Honors Moot Court External Competitor - Ruby Vale Interschool Moot Court Competition in Wilmington, DE
Executive Board Member and Financial Director of the Honors Moot Court External Program - Santa Clara Law School
Witkin Award
Legal Writing & Analysis
CALI Excellence for the Future Awards
Constitutional Law
Jury Law & Strategies
California Civil Procedure
ROAR Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement - Comerica Bank, 2007

Court Admissions:
California
U.S. Court of Appeals
Federal Circuit
Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court
Central District of California
Northern District of California

Memberships:
State Bar of California
Santa Clara County Bar Association- Barristers (Executive Board Member)
The Hon. William A. Ingram American Inn of Court
Alumni Association of Bellarmine College Prep in San Jose