Jeanne Davis began her law practice after an
eighteen-year career as a university researcher and teacher in the area
of environmental physiology. Dr. Davis, a registered patent attorney,
has a practice both in the intellectual property and toxic tort
In the intellectual property field, her work has been related to
evaluating technology, prosecuting patent applications, negotiating and
drafting licenses, and infringement litigation. She has also been
involved in defending toxic tort class actions suits, particularly in
the evaluation and defense of scientific expert testimony.
Dr. Davis has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America®,
and for 2019, she was ranked for the second time as "Lawyer of the Year
in Baton Rouge in Litigation - Intellectual Property."
Dr. Davis was a full professor at San Francisco State University before
moving to Louisiana in 1986, where she was an adjunct faculty member at
Louisiana State University until entering LSU law school. Dr. Davis
served as Executive Senior Editor of the Law Review and graduated Order
of the Coif. Her published law review paper was a discussion of
scientific expert testimony after Daubert.