About Davis Law | Bucks County Law Firm

DAVIS LAW, located near Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, is pleased to offer clients competitive alternative fee agreements, including fixed fees, contingency fees, and hourly rates.  Please contact our offices via email or telephone for a free initial consultation.  Davis Law’s legal services include various practice areas in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Marshal DavisDavis Law’s CEO is Marshal H. Davis, Esquire, MBA, LLM.  He is an attorney licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and is a native and long-time resident of Bucks County, Pennsylvania.  Dr. Davis’s primary practice areas include business law, non-profit law, tax-exempt entities, real estate tax assessment appeals, and corporate law.  In his spare time, he coaches the Men’s and Women’s Fencing Teams at Swarthmore College and runs Liberty Fencing Club LLC in Warrington with his wife Helen.

In addition to running this Bucks County law firm, in Spring 2013, Dr. Davis was an instructor at Temple University’s Beasley School of Law for the practicum of the JD-level Nonprofit Corporations class, and will continue that work during the 2014-2015 academic year at Temple Law.

Below is a summary of some of Marshal Davis’s background and experiences:

Education:

  • Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law (Philadelphia, PA), Master of Laws in Taxation (LL.M.)
  • Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law (Philadelphia, PA), Estate Planning Certificate
  • Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law (Philadelphia, PA), Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • Temple University, Fox School of Business and Management (Philadelphia, PA), Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
  • University of Florida (Gainesville, FL), Bachelor of Science in Accounting (B.S.Ac.) & Honors Program
  • Central Bucks High School – East (Buckingham, PA), Scholar’s Diploma

Awards:

  • Avvo Clients’ Choice Award, 2014
  • Team USA Fencing Co-Chair, 2015 European Maccabi Games (Berlin, Germany)
  • Bucks County Destination Champion, 2014 (Visit Bucks County as part of the Bring Home The Business initiative)
  • Top Attorneys 2013 (SJ Magazine)
  • Team USA Fencing Coach, 2013 World Maccabiah Games (Israel)
  • Best of Bucks Mont 2012 (The Intelligencer) – Attorney
  • Top Attorneys 2012 (SJ Magazine) – “Charitable Organizations” & “General” Categories (peer voting)
  • Top Attorneys 2011 (SJ Magazine) – “General” Category (peer voting)
  • One of the Best of Bucks Mont 2010 (The Intelligencer) – Attorney
  • Hero of the Week (92.5 XTU), 2011
  • Team USA Head Fencing Coach (Maccabi USA), 2011 European Maccabi Games (Vienna, Austria)
  • Temple University Law Faculty Scholarship (merit scholarship)
  • Temple International & Comparative Law Journal
    • Editorial Board, 2004-2005
    • Business & Internet Editor, 2004-2005
    • Staff Editor, 2003-2005
  • Superior Court of New Jersey, Atlantic County, Judicial Clerkship/Externship, Summer 2003
  • Temple University Law School JLSA
    • Executive Board, 2003-2004
    • Community Service Chair, 2003-2004
    • Member, 2002-2005
  • Anderson Scholar (University of Florida)
  • 4-year Academic Scholarship for top 50 Out-of-State Students (University of Florida)
  • President’s Honor Roll & Dean’s List numerous times (Temple University & University of Florida)

Associations & Memberships:

Publications & Speaking Engagements:

    • Speaker/Instructor: IQnection 20th Nonprofit Summit: “Compliance Tips & Protections to Keep Your Organization Looking Desirable to Grant Makers, October 2014
    • “IRS Form 1099 Reporting: What You Need to Know”, Lorman Education Services, May 2014
    • “Protecting Your Business Interests from the Pitfalls of Implied Warranties”, Bucks County Economic Development Corporation’s Bucks Prospectus (http://www.bcedc.com/documents/FallWinter09Newsletter.pdf), 2009
    • “Fencing”, TEDx JnJ, October 2013
    • “Forming a Non-Profit and the Steps to 501(c)(3) Status”, IQnection 13th Nonprofit Summit, January 2013
    • “Fencing”, TEDx JnJ, May 2012
    • “How to Keep Tax Exempt Organizations in Compliance”, National Business Institute (NBI), 2012
    • “Non-Profit Governance & Becoming a 501(c)(3) Tax-Exempt Entity”, USACFC, 2011
    • “Protecting Your Interests/Planning Your Future”, Greater Jamison Business Association, 2011
    • “Business Law – Protecting & Enhancing Your Business Investment Proactively”, BBP Entrepreneurial Exchange, 2011
    • “Sales tax exemption and the different types of federal tax exemptions; Avoiding liability”, IQnection Nonprofit Summit, October 2010
    • “Nonprofit Corporations – Legal Considerations”, IQnection Nonprofit Summit, January 2010

 

Lorman Distinguished Faculty Member

 

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