William J. Davis

William J. Davis

Attorney
Location:
East Liverpool, Ohio
Phone:
330-383-2407
Fax:
330-385-3922
Email:

William Davis, a native of East Liverpool, graduated from the Ohio State University School of Law and immediately joined Aronson and Fineman. By 1986 he had already tried enough personal injury and wrongful death jury trials that he earned certification as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is a member of State Trial Lawyers Associations of Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania. He is a former President of the Columbiana County Bar Association, a former Trustee of the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers, and a former Governor of the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys. He was formerly on the Board of Governors of the Ohio State Bar Association, its Ethics and Grievance Committee and its Negligence Law Committee. His practice consists in large part of representing personal injury victims and settling wrongful death claims. He is known for complex litigation involving insurance, medical malpractice, product liability, utility liability and all types of vehicle crashes. His clients have included other lawyers, their spouses and secretaries. He regularly acts as co-counsel or consultant to other lawyers in their representation of victims suffering personal injury or wrongful death damages. In addition to being a licensed attorney, William is an instrument rated single and multi-engine private airplane pilot.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Insurance
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Product Liability
  • Utility Liability
  • Vehicle crashes
  • Car Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Boat Accidents
  • Aircraft Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Civil Trial Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1973
  • Pennsylvania, 1987
  • West Virginia, 1986
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1973
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1973
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1973
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1987

Education

  • The Ohio State University College of Law, Columbus, Ohio
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1973
  • Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1970

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • State Trial Lawyers Associations of Ohio, Member
  • State Trial Lawyers Associations of West Virginia, Member
  • State Trial Lawyers Associations of Pennsylvania, Member
  • Columbiana County Bar Association, Member & Past President
  • Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers, Past Trustee
  • American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys, Past Governor
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member