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