Kimberly A. Davison

Top rated construction litigation attorney in Dallas, Texas

Griffith Davison, P.C.
Kimberly A. Davison
Griffith Davison, P.C.

Practice Areas: Construction litigation, Real estate, Employment & labor; view more

Licensed in Texas since: 1994

Education: Baylor Law School

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2022

Griffith Davison, P.C.

Galleria North Tower I
13737 Noel Road, Suite 850
Dallas, TX 75240 Visit website


Kimberly (“Kimber”) Davison serves as Managing Shareholder & Vice President for Griffith Davison, P.C., where she has spent more than twenty years representing clients in real estate development and commercial construction. Her practice focuses on the drafting and negotiation of construction contracts, including guidance on industry promulgated forms such as AIA documents, EJCDC forms, and ConsensusDocs.

She is highly regarded for transactional and contracts work; and holds the distinct advantage of being dual board certified in both Commercial Real Estate and Construction Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Kimber’s clients look to her on all aspects of real estate matters, including acquisitions and dispositions, land use issues, financing and lending documents and corporate matters related thereto.

Her dedication to the Construction & Real Estate community extends beyond just client engagements. She is actively involved in several professional and industry associations and has authored multiple publications on construction law.

Kimber is viewed by clients and peers as one of the best and brightest in her field, and she regularly gives of her time to benefit others. She is the Champion of the North Dallas REAL Professionals Network; and the founder and host of the Monthly Construction Ladies Luncheon.

Practice areas

Construction litigation: business, Real estate: business, Employment & labor: employee, Mergers & acquisitions

Focus areas

Construction defects, Landlord/tenant, Employment law - employee

  • 40% Construction litigation: business
  • 40% Real estate: business
  • 10% Employment & labor: employee
  • 10% Mergers & acquisitions

First Admitted: 1994, Texas

Professional Webpage:

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • State Bar of Texas – Construction Law Section Conference, “Oddities in the Anti-Indemnity Statute” (March 2020)
  • State Bar of Texas – Construction Law Section Conference, The Purchase Order: The Document that Gets the Sticks and Bricks to the Project (March 2012)
  • American Bar Association – Forum on Construction Law, 2010-2011 Construction Case Law and Legislation Update (Contributing Author, April 2011)
  • American Bar Association – Forum on Construction Law, Kimberly A. Davison and Jason L. Cagle, Third-Party Claims, in Green Building and the Construction Lawyer: A Practical Guide to Transactional and Litigation Issues (Melissa A. Beutler, et al. ed. 2014)
  • Dallas Bar Association – Construction Law Section, A New Relationship: The Contractor and Project Lender (May, 2009) (Author and Speaker)
  • Dallas Bar Association – Construction Law Section, Consensus DOCS (August, 2011) (Author and Speaker)
  • Dallas Bar Association – Headnotes, Construction Indemnification after the Anti-Indemnification Statute (August, 2014)
  • Dallas Bar Association – Headnotes, The Rules Have Changed:  The Texas Contingent Payment Statute (March, 2008)
  • TEXO, GC / Specialty – Contract Assessment Tool (January 2020)
  • TEXO, Risk Management- Construction Contracts (September, 2012)
  • TEXO, Dotting Your I’s…Insurance and Indemnity in 2012 (October, 2011 – Spring 2012)
  • TEXO, The New Employer Laws for 2009 (Winter 2009)
  • Land and Construction News of Texas – Articles, Investors & Buyers Beware!  Mineral Rights Issues (Fall 2008)  
  • Land and Construction News of Texas – Articles, Protecting the Corporate Veil (2008)
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Board Certified – Construction Law – Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Board Certified – Commercial Real Estate – Texas Board of Legal Specialization 
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • State Bar of Texas in 1994
  • U.S. District Courts for the Southern Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern Districts of Texas
  • American Bar Association - Member, Forum on the Construction Industry
  • State Bar of Texas: Council Member - Construction Law Section (2009-2012)
  • State Bar of Texas: Member - Real Estate Law Section, Construction Law Section, Corporate Law Section
  • Dallas Bar Association: Member - Real Estate Law Section, Construction Law Section, Corporate Law Section
  • TEXO (North Texas Associated General Contractors / Associated Builders and Contractors): Board of Directors (2019-2022); Legal Advisory Committee / Governmental Affairs Committee; 2019 Task Force on Subcontracts; Women’s Forum Leadership Committee
  • REAL Professionals Network - Member and Champion of North Dallas Investor/Developer Group
  • CBRE – Last Tuesday Networking Group – invitation-only Member
  • The Real Estate Council - Member  
  • Baylor Law Review - Lifetime Member
  • College of the State Bar of Texas - Member
  • Founder & Host – Monthly Construction Ladies Luncheon
  • Women Construction Owners and Executives - Member
  • Law in the City (Organization of Women Law Partners) Host Committee
  • National Association of Professional Women
  • Construction Owners Association of America
Educational Background:
  • Vanderbilt University, B.S., 1991
  • The Best Lawyers in America 2017-2022, Best Lawyers®, 2022
  • Chambers USA Ranked as a leader in Construction Law, Chambers & Partners, 2021
  • Top Rated Construction Attorney 2013-2021, Texas Super Lawyers, 2021
  • Charter Fellow, Construction Lawyers Society of America, 2022
  • Martindale-Hubbell® – AV® Preeminent™ Peer Rating & Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers, Martindale-Hubbell®, 2021
  • Dallas 500 Most Influential Business Leaders in Dallas-Fort Worth, D CEO Magazine, 2021
  • Best Lawyers in Dallas, D Magazine, 2017
  • Top Attorneys in Texas, 2014
Industry Groups:
  • Construction
  • Real Estate

Office location for Kimberly A. Davison

Galleria North Tower I
13737 Noel Road, Suite 850
Dallas, TX 75240

Phone: 972-392-8900


10 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2022

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