Baxter L. Davis

Shareholder (Retired)

Domestic Relations & Family Law

“Integrity, honesty, and professionalism are at the forefront of everything we do at DMQ.”

High profile divorce. Baxter Davis is one of the three founders of DMQ and practiced in the Domestic Relations and Family Law practice group. Baxter tried high profile divorce cases involving issues of alimony, child support, property division, custody, and visitation. Many of his cases involved clients with significant net worth and complex financial and tax issues. Although retired, Baxter maintains a presence at DMQ.

While at Washington & Lee University School of Law in Lexington, Virginia, Baxter served as the Editor in Chief of the Law Review. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Kappa

 

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, and served on the Georgia State Committee
  • Fellow with the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

Honors & Awards

In 2001, awarded the Jack P. Turner Award for “Outstanding Career in the Practice of Family Law, and Service to the State Bar of Georgia Family Law Section”

  • Regularly listed in the Best Lawyers in America
  • Regularly voted by peers for inclusion on the Georgia Super Lawyers list, as a member of Georgia Trend’s “Legal Elite,” and one of the “Top 100 Lawyers” in the State of Georgia
  • Appointed by the Chief Justice of the Georgia Supreme Court to the Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism and is a AV® Preeminent™ rated attorney with Martindale Hubbell.
  • Member of Phi Beta Kappa
  • Member of Omnicron Delta Kappa

 

 

 

Bar Admission

Georgia, 1966 (currently Emeritus status)

Education

Washington & Lee University (LL.B., 1966)
Duke University (B.A., 1963)