Richard Davis

Attorney Richard Davis Richard Davis

Offering Compassionate Representation in Greenville

Email: rdavis@christiananddavis.com

Whether in trial or strategic negotiations, Attorney Richard Davis is a dedicated advocate for injury victims. With years of litigation experience in courts and administrative tribunals throughout South Carolina, his extensive work before the SC Workers Compensation Commission and the Social Security Administration has led to the recovery of millions of dollars for victims of accidents and negligence.

AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, Richard has helped Christian & Davis LLC cultivate a reputation for knowledgeable legal defense and exemplary client services. With over 30 years of experience, he can help defend your right to compensation.

Contact us to schedule your free consultation and discuss your case with Attorney Davis today.

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina
  • U.S. Federal Courts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit

Education

  • University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina
    • Juris Doctor - 1984
  • Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina
    • B.A. - 1981
    • Honors: Member of IPTAY. 1981-present
    • Honors: Life Member of IPTAY. 2001-present
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • "Return to Work Issues and Workers' Compensation", (Contributing Author), Lorman Education Institute, 2002
  • "Advanced Workers' Compensation" (Contributing Author), Lorman Education Institute, 2002

Representative Clients

  • Represents individuals injured on the job
  • Represents individuals injured as a result of the actions of others

Classes/Seminars

  • Faculty Member, SC Workers Compensation Law, SCWCEA, 2008
  • Speaker, "Ethics in Government", South Carolina Bar, 2000
  • Faculty Member, "Return to Work Issues and Workers' Compensation", Lorman Education Institute, 1998 - 2002
  • Faculty Member, "Advanced Workers' Compensation", Lorman Education Institute, 1999 - 2002
  • Speaker, Hand Surgery Center, Legal-Medical Education Conference, 2000 - 2001
  • "Ethics in Governmental Relations and Lobbying", South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Governors, Fall Retreat, Grove Park, Asheville, North Carolina, 2001
  • Faculty Member, Repetitive Trauma Injuries, SCWCEA Annual Conference, October 2010

Honors and Awards

  • "AV" Martindale Hubbell Rating
  • Selected for Inclusion, Consumer's Guide, The Best Lawyers in America
  • PTA President, Greenville High Academy of Academic Excellence, 2005 - 2006
  • Recipient of Eagle Scout Award, 1975
  • The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • SC Workers Compensation Education Association, President (2011 - 2012), Vice President (2009-2010), Board of Directors Member (2006-2015), Annual Educational Seminar Chairman, Medical Seminar Co-Chairman
  • South Carolina State Ethics Commission, Commissioner, 1995 - 1998
  • Brain Injury Alliance of South Carolina, Member, Board of Directors, 1999 - 2006
  • Greenville County Election Commission, Member, 1986 - 1995
  • South Carolina Administrative and Regulatory Law Association, Member, Board of Directors, Legislative and Nominating Committees, 2001 - 2003
  • South Carolina Bar Association, 1984 - Present
  • South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association, Sustaining Member, 2014 - Present
  • South Carolina Workers' Compensation Education Association, Medical Conference Planning Committee, 2004 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice, Advocate
  • Greenville Technical College, Paralegal Studies, Member, Advisory Board, 2005 - Present
  • SC Association for Justice, Chairman, Workers Compensation Section
  • Greenville Technical College, Member, Paralegal Advisory Board, 2006 - Present
  • South Carolina State Ethics Commission, Chairman, 1998 - 2001
  • Clemson University Alumni Association, Member
  • Injured Workers Advocates , Member of Executive Committee and Board of Directors

Past Employment Positions

  • Christian & Davis, Partner, 1989 - Present
  • Culbertson, Christian & Moorhead, Associate, 1984 - 1988

Pro Bono Activities

  • Former Chairman and Member of the Diaconate, Eastlan Baptist Church
  • Mauldin Recreation Department, Baseball and Football Coach, 1995 - 2003
  • Former Cubmaster, Member of the Eagle Scout Board of Review and Recipient of Eagle Scout award, 1975
  • Kids Chance of SC, Member Board of Directors (2006-2012), Chairman Scholarship Society (2009-2010)