Gregory R. Davis

    Managing Director
    Office: Williamsburg
    Admissions: Virginia


    Greg is the Managing Director of the Williamsburg office at Kaufman & Canoles. He has an extensive real estate practice that includes zoning and land use. Greg also works regularly with clients on estate planning and administration, business, corporate, and real estate matters.

    Recognition & Honors

    • Top Lawyers; CoVaBIZ, 2024
    • Virginia’s Legal Elite, Trust & Estates Law; Virginia Business Magazine, 2006, 2008-2009, 2011-2016, 2018-2023
    • Top 40 Under 40; Inside Business Magazine, 2000
    • School Board Member of the Year; Concilium for Catholic Education, Diocese of Richmond, 2005
    • Best Lawyers in America, 2022-2024


    • Williamsburg Bar Association; Past President
    • American Bar Association
    • American Planning Association; Member, Virginia Chapter; Member
    • James River Association; Board Member, 2010-2019
    • Walsingham Academy; former Chairman of Board of Trustees
    • Historic Virginia Land Conservancy; Board of Directors, 2009-2015; current volunteer
    • Adjunct Professor; College of William & Mary School of Law, 1988-1998
    • Monarch Bank; Former Chairman, Williamsburg Advisory Board
    • James City County Strategic Planning Committee, 2016
    • Virginia State Bar: District Disciplinary Committee Chairman, 1992–2000, Trusts & Estates Section; Real Property Section


    • University of Virginia; B.A., with distinction, 1983
    • William & Mary Law School; J.D., 1986

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