Keith Davis is a native of Los Angeles. After graduating from High School, he attended the University of Southern California where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He went on to obtain his Master of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of California at Santa Barbara and returned to U.S.C. obtaining his Law Degree.
Following law school, he practiced construction law for over seven years. He represented several construction contractors in litigation arising out of public and private works of construction. During this period, he appeared in federal and state courts throughout California on numerous occasions.
In 2004, he began to focus his practice on special education. He has provided legal representation for children with special needs by advocating for a free and appropriate public education. He also obtained reimbursements to cover costs for private evaluations, secured non-public school placements, earned compensatory education in the form of public and private tutoring and changed the placement and/or related services for children.
His interest in education does not end with practicing special education law. He has also taught Political Science courses at West Los Angeles College relating to the U.S. Government and Politics since 2002. Additionally, he has been a mentor and tutor to high school men through the Kappa Alpha Psi Guide Right Program.
He began running the Education Empowerment Program in 2008. The Education Empowerment Program (EEP) is a service of the South Central Los Angeles Regional Center. This program can provide you with training about your rights and assign an advocate or attorney to you to help get educational services for your child. EEP is free to Regional Center consumers ages 3 – 22.
Keith is a member of Langston Bar Association, COPAA, and CAPAA.