Barry Davis is the Head of the Estate Planning Center at Atkins & Markoff. Mr. Davis was born in Havre de Grace, Maryland, raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma, received his undergraduate degree in 1971 from the University of Oklahoma and received his law degree from Oklahoma City University Law School in 1975.
Mr. Davis has maintained a commercial and insurance trial practice in Oklahoma for over 40 years. He has been inducted into the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals. He is a certified mediator, trained by the American Arbitration Association, and has mediated and arbitrated over 1,000 cases. Mr. Davis is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association, the Oklahoma County Bar Association, and the Association of Attorney-Mediators. He has served as both Treasurer and Chairperson of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section of the Oklahoma Bar Association. He is licensed to practice law by the Supreme Court of Oklahoma, the United States District Courts for the Western District of Oklahoma, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
Barry Davis has been recognized for “Rated AV Preeminent for over 12 years as Highest Possible Peer Review Rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards” by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating & Client Review. Mr. Davis has been married for 40 years and has 3 children.
Besides his work as an attorney, he teaches an adult sunday school class and is an active participant in church choir. Mr. Davis is also involved in a prison ministry called the Oklahoma Messages Project sponsored by Redeeming the Family, an Oklahoma non-profit corporation.