Jessica L. Davis

Partner

Columbus
155 East Broad Street
PNC Plaza, 12th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
P 614.723.2033
F 614.463.9792
E jdavis@ralaw.com
Cincinnati
250 East Fifth Street, Suite 310
Cincinnati, OH 45202
P 513-361-0200
F 513-361-0335



Jessica L. Davis

Partner

Phone: (614) 723-2033
Fax: (614) 463-9792
Email: jdavis@ralaw.com

Ms. Davis focuses her practice on medical defense, insurance defense and general commercial litigation. She also handles pursuit and defense of step-parent adoptions and serves individuals in varying litigation matters. Her clients include hospitals, physicians, and nursing homes as well as businesses in various industries.

Representative Matters

  • Successfully tried cases to verdict in medical malpractice, general negligence, defamation, fraud, conspiracy and breach of contract
  • Defense of hospitals and physicians in medical negligence matters
  • Defense of businesses in general negligence matters
  • Successfully pursued and defended against step-parent adoption actions
  • Negotiated claims under public accommodations section of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Counsels clients at administrative, trial court and appellate levels

Accomplishments

  • Selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyers - Rising Star" by Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2012-2013, 2015)
  • Judicial Externship for the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, Eastern Division

Education

  • 2002, J.D., Capital University Law School
    • cum laude
    • Order of the Barristers
    • Rated nationally as 6th Best Advocate in National Appellate Advocacy Competition (2000-2001)
    • National Moot Court Team (2000-2001)
    • Mock Trial Team (2001-2002)
  • 1999, B.A., University of Central Florida

Professional Affiliations

  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association

Community Affiliations

  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Buckeye Chapter, Board of Trustees

Presentations

  • "Electronic Health Information Age" (2012)
  • "I'm Sorry - Does an Apology and/or Disclosure Implicate Fault?" (2012)
  • "The Spooky World of E-Discovery" (2007)
  • "Americans with Disabilities Act Title III: Public Accommodations and Commercial Facilities" (2006 & 2007)
  • "Tort Reform for Medical Malpractice Liability" (2005)