Firm Overview

For over 15 years, the William P. Davis Law Office has been confidently representing clients in the Walnut Creek, California area. Our firm offers only the highest quality representation to our valued clients. We stand by our clients throughout the many phases of their cases, and are committed to explaining even the most minute details in order to obtain your full understanding of your case.

Though we are a small firm, our capabilities outweigh our size. Educating our clients in areas related to their legal matters is important to us. You should know what your case entails before embarking on a legal journey that may be longer than you expected.

Our staff assists principal lawyer William Davis in pursuing cases in a variety of areas, including: Family Law, Probate Administration, Wills and Trusts, and several others.

Your representation should be affordable and not break the bank. It is for this reason that we are dedicated to offering competitive fees to our client. Our fees for wills and trusts representation have not changed for 15 years. This enables us to help clients with a variety of financial situations that are in dire need of legal counsel.

Contact a wills and trusts attorney at the William P. Davis Law Office today to schedule an appointment. We offer a free 30 minute consultation so you can discuss your case with a qualified member of our legal team. Let us help you through the process of resolving your legal situation. Contact us today to take advantage of our flexible appointment times.

The William P. Davis Law Office knowledgably represents clients from offices in Walnut Creek and Martinez, California, and serves the communities of Concord, Pleasant Hill, Antioch, Pittsburgh, Contra Costa County, the East Bay area, and all of the surrounding areas.

Example cases

I have handled a number of difficult cases including a move-away case that involved a lot of litigation, testimony and motions. I finally did get the move-away after many hours of hard, complex work.

I have also dealt with both battered women and battered husband cases, hidden asset cases and cases in which both parties wanted a pound of flesh. The latter are not pleasant.

Main Office

827 Arnold Drive
Suite 80
Martinez  CA  94553

  • (925) 313-0337
  • (925) 313-0202


Free Initial Consultation?

Yes, for one half hour.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

I have some fixed-fees for simple prenuptial agreements and simple wills and trusts.

Hourly Rates


Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Office Manager


Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken


Other Offices

  • Walnut Creek, CA
    1320 Boulevard Way
    Walnut Creek,  CA  94595

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Family law became my primary category mainly by accident--I started to like it, and began getting a large number of family law clients.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

This is good; it helps make my job easier. I also work to educate my clients by explaining how the court might rule and why.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?


Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?


Bill Davis

I was a teacher before I became an attorney, and when I got my law degree I opened up my own firm.

I think my teaching experience helps, as well as having held a number of jobs when I was younger. I also have a wide range of interest in a lot of different things, which helps me to understand people better.

I feel that I'm smart and I know what I'm doing.

I come in prepared. Though I can never predict everything, I do spend the necessary time to make sure that a case goes well.

Personal interests:

I like literature so I spend a lot of time reading; I have also been a Toastmaster for a long time, which I enjoy, and I like spending time with my kids.

  • Bar Number: 88607
    California , 1979
  • Golden Gate University
    LL.M. , 1992
    San Francisco, CA
  • Golden Gate University of Law
    J.D. , 1991
    San Francisco, CA
    I worked as a teacher while attending law school.
  • Vanderbilt University
    B.A. , 1971
    Nashville, TN

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