Pawnee A. Davis, Esq.


I am pleased to offer you:


Family Law

Domestic Violence
Child Custody, Child Support and Visitation
Prenuptial/Postnuptial agreements

Personal Injury


Worker’s Compensation
Business Law

Breach of Contract
Legal Compliance

Welcome to Pawnee A. Davis Law Firm! I am so pleased you have found us. We are proud to offer award winning legal support to make your legal goals a reality.


I have a breadth of legal expertise and bring a honed strategic and analytical mind to resolving your legal situations. I love what I do because I get to use my skills and experience to help families. As a family woman myself, I understand and appreciate the lengths you will go to to protect your family. Together, we will resolve whatever your legal issues may be in the best interest of your family.


With 10 years of experience working for the GAO in Washington, DC, I am uniquely qualified in the examining of policies, legislation, compliance, analyzing and proposing recommendations in systems and practices to improve effectiveness of programs to be compliant with laws. This foundation of process, legal, and program analysis makes me a strong partner proposing options for family law resolutions as well as supporting all the professional and personal legal needs of entrepreneurs and corporate professionals.

Educational Background

  • Juris Doctor Degree in Law, University of Pittsburgh
  • CALI Excellence Award for Legal Analysis and Legal Writing from University of Pittsburgh
  • Editor (2 years), Journal of Technology, Law, and Policy at University of Pittsburgh
  • Master’s Degree in Public Administration, summa cum laude and With Distinction
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Government
  • State Bar Admissions:  District of Columbia and Maryland
  • Federal Bar Admissions: U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

Selected Memberships: District of Columbia Bar, Maryland Bar, Women’s Bar Association, Bar Association of District of Columbia, Montgomery County Bar Association, J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association, Association of Black Women Attorneys, Native American Bar Association of Washington, DC.


  • Rising Star, SuperLawyers
  • Top 10 Attorney, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
  • Top 100 Attorney, Black National Attorneys
  • Lead Counsel Rated
  • Avvo, Client Choice in Family Law
  • Avvo, Client Choice in Contract Law