C. Jade Davis


Jade is a member of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP’s Litigation and Disputes Service Line where she focuses her practice on the areas of commercial and business litigation in the real estate, construction, employment, and manufacturing sectors. She dedicates her practice to representing individuals and a variety of businesses with their litigation needs. She also works closely with transactional attorneys to analyze risk and counsels clients in various industries both during and after litigation. 

Before to joining Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, Jade began her career in business litigation and business bankruptcy. She later represented health care corporate clients as in-house counsel on a myriad of business related matters such as mergers, acquisitions, formations, employment and partnership agreements, employee non-compete and non-solicitation agreements, national and statewide regulatory compliance, and more. Her background in litigation allowed her to offer her clients a proactive perspective to avoid litigation and non-compliance issues. Prior to attending law school, Jade was a commercial and luxury home real estate sales professional.

In her free time, Jade enjoys spending time with her family and her active lifestyle. She is an avid cross fitter, yoga, and cycle enthusiast.

Media Appearances

Summary Judgments and Dismissals 

  • Obtained defense dismissal for medical provider on assault and emotional distress tort claims asserted by former employee in retaliation and sexual harassment lawsuit. 
  • Obtained defense dismissal for window and door manufacturer against developer on claims of strict product liability, negligence, and violations of building code.
  • Obtained defense dismissal for telecommunications company against telecommunications service provider on breach of contract, open account, and account stated claims. 
  • Obtained plaintiff ruling in action for business injunction. 
  • Obtained denial of summary judgment for international luxury hotelier plaintiff against defendant on claims of trespass and unlawful detention. 

Past & Ongoing Representations

  • Defense of general contractor for construction defect claims arising from the construction of residence. 
  • Defense of national engineering firm against claims of design defects, encroachment, and trespass. 
  • Obtained multimillion-dollar settlement for marine design firm against boat manufacturer for damages pre-suit for breach of contract and copyright infringement.
  • Defending private and public corporations against Fair Housing Act Claims and Americans with Disabilities Act Claims, including providing advice regarding risk mitigation and policies. 
  • Provision of ongoing counsel to employers in wide range of industries across the United States, including general advice on equal employment opportunity, reasonable accommodation, discipline and discharge, and drafting of employee handbooks, policy manuals, corporate codes of conduct, compliance programs, work rules, disciplinary guidelines, employment applications, and other employment policies and forms.