Chris Davis has spent more than 20 years attempting to “level the playing field” between accident victims and insurance companies. He is passionately devoted to advancing and perfecting case strategies, trial techniques and communication approaches on behalf of injured victims.
Chris is a frequently sought-after personality known for regularly appearing on television and radio news programs as a legal analyst / commentator or to discuss his most high-profile cases.
With the help of his wife Mischelle, the head of client relations, Mr. Davis spends every day defending the rights of accident victims.
Attorney at Law Magazine has honored the firm’s founder Chris Davis by naming him Attorney of the Month, dedicating a 6-page spread to Davis and his firm, and featuring him on the cover of the inaugural issue of the publication’s National Edition.
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Honors and Awards
Named 'Best Personal Injury Law Firm’ in Washington State by AI Dispute Resolution Awards.
Named 'Best Injury Law Firm' in Washington State by AI Legal Awards.
The National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys selected Chris Davis as one of their'Top 10 Personal Injury Attorneys in Washington State'.
'Super Lawyer' by Super Lawyer Magazine (formerly Washington Law & Politics).
Ten Best Attorneys for the State of Washington by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys (AIOPIA).
10.0 'Superb Lawyer' rating from Avvo.
The National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC) has identified Chris Davis as one of the Nation’s Top One Percent.
Chris Davis is Lead Counsel rated.
American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA) named Chris Davis one of the 'Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in the State of Washington'.
Invited to be a charter member of Trial Masters which recognizes experienced attorneys for their outstanding performance and accomplishment in the courtroom taking cases to verdict.
LexisNexis / Martindale-Hubbell honored Chris Davis with a BV Distinguished Rating
'Washington Personal Injury Attorney of the Year' by the American Lawyer Academy.
'Attorney of the Month' in July 2012 issue of Attorney at Law Magazine.
'Clients' Choice Award' from attorney rating site Avvo.
'Client Distinction Award' from Martindale.com and Lawyers.com.
Seattle Met Magazine named Chris Davis one of the 'Top Attorneys in Washington'.
ThreeBestRated.com picked Davis Law Group as among the Best Rated Personal Injury Lawyers in Seattle
Nomination for the Litigator Awards by the Trial Lawyers Board of Regents.
Invitated to be a lifetime charter member of “Best Attorneys of America” representing Washington State as one of its top 100 lawyers by Rue Ratings.
MerchantCircle has given Davis Law Group the 'Circle of Excellence Award'.
“Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Washington State” by the American Association for Justice (formerly known as American Trial Lawyers Association).
Chris Davis is an Eagle Member of the Washington State Association for Justice (WASJ).
A+ Rating by the Better Business Bureau.
'Rising Star Attorney' in 2006 by Washington Law & Politics magazine.
'Who’s Who in Personal Injury Law’ (The top 40 PI attorneys in Washington) 2007.
Media and Presentations
Child Dead After Department of Corrections Glitch, Q13 Fox, News This Morning.
Co-Chairman,2008 Annual Auto Cases Seminar, sponsored by the Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, Seattle, WA (April 4, 2008). Featuring cutting-edge topics and trial techniques in auto accident litigation for plaintiff personal injury attorneys.
"When the Defendant is an Insurance Company: Winning Trial Techniques," 2007 Annual Insurance Law Seminar, Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, Spokane, WA (Jan. 21, 2007), Seattle, WA (Jan. 22, 2007).
"Overcoming Juror Bias in the Low Property Damage Case," How To Hammer Allstate, Part II, April 7, 2000, Seattle, WA, Washington State Trial Lawyers Association.
"Damages for Destroyed Leased Vehicle," Hot Topics on the WSTLA Eagle Listserve, November 20, 2000, Seattle, WA, Washington State Trial Lawyers Association.
"Determining Damages in the Automobile Negligence Case," Nuts & Bolts of Practicing Law, March 16, 2001, Seattle, WA, Washington State Trial Lawyers Association.
Education and Accomplishments
University of Oregon School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1993
University of Washington, Foster School of Business, Bachelor of Arts / Finance Concentration, 1989
Lake Washington High School, Kirkland, Washington, 1985
Davis Law Group, P.S., 1994 to present.
Office of the King County Prosecuting Attorney, Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Seattle, Washington.
United States Attorneys Office, United States Department of Justice, Eugene, Oregon.
Bar & Court Admissions
Washington State Bar Association, 1993
Supreme Court for the State of Washington, Admitted to practice law in Washington State Courts, 1993.
United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, Seattle, Washington, admitted in 2000.
Legal Association Memberships
American Bar Association, Member
Washington State Bar Association, Member
King County Bar Association, Member
East King County Bar Association, Member
Washington State Association for Justice (WASJ) (formerly Washington State Trial Lawyers Association WSTLA), EAGLE Member
Board of Governors, Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, 2007-08.
The National Trial Lawyers, Member
The American Association of Justice (AAJ) (formerly American Trial Lawyers Association ATLA), Member
Americal Lawyer Academy, Member
Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member 1994-1996.
ATLA Brain Injury Litigation Group, Member
Brain Injury Association of Washington, Member
Brain Injury Association of America, Member
North American Brain Injury Society, Member
Washington State Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), Sponsor
Seattle Brain Works, Sponsor
University of Washington Alumni Association, Member
Chris and all his staff are amazing! They keep you assured and look out for your well being. I had the pleasure to work closely with Cindy DeHart, she was absolutely amazing! Chris was great about keeping me informed with every aspect of the case and Cindy was there to walk me through everything that came up.