John A. “Jad” Davis

Midland Shareholder

Trial, Appellate & Mediations
Phone: 432-687-0011

John A. (Jad) Davis is one of the firm’s founders and heads the trial practice at DGC Law. He has been the lead trial attorney in numerous complex and high-profile lawsuits in the Permian Basin, throughout Texas, and in New Mexico. Jad maintains an active appellate docket primarily involving industry-shaping oil and gas issues. In the past few years he has been mediating oil and gas cases with considerable success.

Bar Admissions:
  • Texas, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Baylor University School of Law
    Waco, Texas, 1982
    Honors: Baylor Outstanding Advocate, Fall 1981; American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy, 1982;
    Winner: Regional Competition National Mock Trial, 1982;
    Runner up: National Mock Trial Competition, 1982
  • Texas A&M University
    College Station, Texas, 1979
    Honors: Summa Cum Laude
Professional Associations and Memberships:
  • Member, American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Member, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Member, Midland County Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation Life

Special thanks to Baker Schorr Fine Art for providing a stunning local backdrop for several of our attorneys’ portraits.

Austin Office

515 Congress Ave., Suite 1510

Midland Office

400 W. Illinois Avenue, 400 W. Illinois Avenue, Suite 1400