Ben Davis is Senior Counsel in Tyson & Mendes’ Los Angeles office, where he is a member of the Complex Trial Team. With a decade of experience, Mr. Davis has handled all aspects of litigation from inception through post-trial. Mr. Davis focuses on defense of general liability matters including catastrophic personal injury, premises liability, products liability, and wrongful death cases. He has defended the interests of Fortune 500 corporations, small and medium sized businesses, public entities, and individuals. He has been named a California Super Lawyers Rising Star annually since 2013.
In 2017, Mr. Davis obtained a defense verdict in an admitted liability auto accident case by arguing the impact was not a substantial cause of the plaintiff’s claimed $4 million in damages. In 2018, Mr. Davis obtained a defense verdict in a negligence and premises liability case involving $3 million in damages sustained by a bicyclist. He received a dismissal following the filing of a summary judgment motion in a traumatic brain injury case. Additionally, he received a dismissal of a wrongful death case without leave to amend during the pleading stage.
Mr. Davis was born and raised in Los Angeles and obtained a B.S. from the University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business in 2004. Mr. Davis obtained a J.D., graduating cum laude, from La Verne College of Law in 2007, where he served as Supervising Staff Editor of the Law Review. After his admission to the California State Bar in 2007, he obtained a Masters of Law in Intellectual Property from Southwestern Law School in 2008. He was admitted to the United States District Court in 2009. He is a member and actively involved in the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC).
Mr. Davis enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He participates in the Landau Lawyers basketball league throughout the year. He is also an avid college football fan and enjoys watching Dateline, 20/20, and 48 Hours.
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