Indianapolis Bar Association Judicial Survey

I recommend Angela Dow Davis for judicial office.

Angela Dow Davis

*Survey respondents were asked to comment only upon those candidates with whomthey have had direct professional contact within the last three years. All questions were optional.


Response
Response Total
Yes
52.7%
79
No
47.3%
71

Total Respondents*
150


How would you rate Angela Dow Davis on the following:
(Note: Total in parentheses indicates total respondents.)


1
(Strongly
Disagree)
2
3
4
5
(Strongly
Agree)
No
Opinion
This person is hard working.
8.6%
(13)
15.8% (24)
23.0% (35)
23.7% (36)
23.7% (36)
5.3%
(8)
This person is well-prepared.

11.8% (18)

16.4% (25)
26.3% (40)
19.7% (30)
19.7% (30)

3.3%
(5)

This person is efficient at case management.

9.9%
(15)

16.4% (25)
18.4% (28)
13.8% (21)
13.8% (21)
21.7% (33)
This person is ethical.

5.3%
(8)

10.5% (16)
21.7% (33)
26.3% (40)
28.9% (44)
7.2% (11)
This person is knowledgeable of rules of evidence, procedure and substantive law.

8.6%
(13)

19.1% (29)
21.1% (32)
26.3% (40)
21.1% (32)
3.9%
(6)
The person has sufficient trial experience.

5.9%
(9)

12.5% (19)
16.4% (25)
29.6% (45)
30.9% (47)
4.6%
(7)
This person demonstrates the proper temperament and demeanor expected of a judge.
10.5% (16)
16.4% (25)
21.1% (32)
17.1% (26)
27.6% (42)
7.2% (11)


Education:
1995 – Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, Doctor of Jurisprudence.
1990 – DePauw University, Bachelor of Arts; Major: Economics; Minor: Political Science.

Judicial Experience:
Pro Tem Judge in Marion County Criminal Courts involving a variety of issues
and cases.

Significant Legal Accomplishments:
2000–2013: Sole practitioner, McClure, McClure, & Davis, practicing in the area
of criminal defense. Handled major felony cases for the past eighteen (18) years, including hundreds of jury and court trials.

Other Legal Involvement:
Past and Present Memberships: Past Precinct Committee Person Lawrence 31, Board member of Forest Manor Multi-Service Center, Board member of the Lake Kesslerwood Homeowners Association, HealthNet Board of Directors, HealthNet Foundation Board,
Soroptimist International, Operation Christmas Child, Volunteer for local charities.

Personal Statement:
I am compassionate, hard working, and committed to rendering a fair and just
result in all cases that come before me. I am married to Grover Davis, and we
have a ten (10) year old son. I practice primarily in Marion County, but also in the surrounding counties. I have learned that judges should be more aware of the needs of the lawyers who practice before them and defendants appearing before them.