Criminal Defense Attorney Profile, Birmingham and Dothan, Alabama
Attorney Eric Clark Davis, Associate
With Bar Admissions in Alabama, Tennessee, the U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama, U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court, Mr. Davis is an accomplished criminal defense attorney with a long history of defending clients in local, state, and federal cases.
Mr. Davis has experience successfully defending clients accused of Homicide, narcotics offenses, DUI, violent crimes, as well as appealing convictions in state and federal courts. He has been practicing law for more than twenty years and has a reputation as a diligent and dedicated attorney.
Experienced and accomplished criminal defense lawyer
Mr. Davis has a political science degree from Auburn University and a law degree from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University. Before earning his law degree he wrote for and edited a significant portion of the American Journal of Trial Advocacy from 1988 to 1990. He was also the recipient of the distinguished Cordell Hull Teaching Fellowship and served on the Board of the Henry Upson Sims Moot Court while at the Cumberland School of Law.
After graduating from law school, Mr. Davis clerked for Judge John Patterson, Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals and went on to become the City of Dothan, Alabama’s Assistant City Attorney in 1994. Before coming to Parkman & White in 2010, he served for nearly a decade as Alabama’s 20th Judicial Circuit Assistant District Attorney.
After becoming an Associate at Parkman & White, Mr. Davis has added to his rich resume by successfully handling innumerable cases including defending clients in local, state, and federal courts.
In addition to this background, Mr. Davis has been twice awarded the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Merit Award, in 2009 and in 2011.