Ryan Robert Davis
Phone: (877) 378-6136
Fax: (850) 224-0381
Ryan R. Davis has spent the last 16 years practicing criminal law in Tallahassee,
Florida. Mr. Davis moved to Tallahassee in 1999 after graduating from
the University of Miami School of Law in Coral Gables, Florida.
Prior to enrolling in law school, Mr. Davis received his undergraduate
degree from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. While an undergraduate
student, Mr. Davis discovered his passion for helping those accused of
crimes when he completed a 10 week internship with the University of Georgia
Legal Aid Foundation. While with the Legal Aid Foundation, Mr. Davis conducted
client interviews, witness interviews, served subpoenas, located witnesses,
and completed a research project on the outcomes of cases for persons
with appointed attorneys versus those with privately retained attorneys.
During law school at the University of Miami, Mr. Davis participated in
the trial advocacy program allowing him to become a certified legal intern.
As a certified legal intern, Mr. Davis completed another internship with
the Tallahassee Guardian Ad Litem Program where he represented the legal
interests of neglected or abused children. Also during law school, Mr.
Davis took advantage of the study abroad program where he studied evidence
and international intellectual property at the University College London
in London, England. With the credits he earned from his internship and
the study abroad program, Mr. Davis completed law school a semester early
and moved to Tallahassee to begin his career in criminal law.
Mr. Davis first joined the Office of the State Attorney as an Assistant
State Attorney for the Second Judicial Circuit of Florida in Tallahassee.
As an Assistant State Attorney Mr. Davis prosecuted hundreds of cases
from misdemeanors to serious felonies.
With his experience from the Office of the State Attorney, Mr. Davis joined
a private firm specializing in criminal defense. Mr. Davis spent the next
5 years defending people throughout the second judicial circuit which
includes, Leon, Wakulla, Gadsden, Franklin, Jefferson and Liberty counties
In 2006, Mr. Davis was recruited to join the then Jansen Law Office. In
2009, Mr. Davis was named a partner of the firm and the name was changed
to Jansen & Davis. During his time with Jansen & Davis, he has
successfully defended cases ranging from second degree murder to misdemeanor theft.
Mr. Davis is a member of The Florida Bar, the Federal Bar for the Northern
and Southern Districts of Florida, The Tallahassee Bar Association, and
The Florida Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys. Mr. Davis is also
currently the chairman of the grievance committee of The Florida Bar for
the Second Judicial Circuit where he reviews and investigates complaints
on behalf of The Florida Bar.
Current Employment Position(s):
Areas of Practice:
- 100% Criminal Defense
- Florida, 2000
U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida, 2005
U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 2016
University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida, 1999
University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, 1996
Major: Criminal Justice
- Pi Kappa Alpha