James Martin Davis Omaha Obituary – Death, a well known Omaha attorney, James Martin Davis has died. He was 75-year-old. He reportedly became ill while waiting for court in Tecumseh.
Davis is one of the most recognizable names in Nebraska law. He was pronounced dead on Monday, August 30, 2021. He cause of death hasn’t been made public but Omaha.com reported that “friends who have worked with Davis said he had become well versed on the signs of a heart attack.”
Who was James Davis?
James Davis was an Omaha attorney, a never-bashful titan of criminal defense work, fell ill while waiting for court in Tecumseh, Nebraska. He was a decorated combat soldier, receiving a battlefield commission as a second lieutenant in the Vietnam war. Davis also served as a U.S. Secret Service Agent, and ran for Congress in 1996.
How did James Davis die?
As soon as Davis fell ill while waiting for court, Monday, he called his secretary and told her that he was having a heart attack, was in a wheelchair and was being flown to Bryan Medical Center in Lincoln, a friend said.
James Martin Davis Omaha Obituary – Death – Cause of Death, Age, Wife, Children
James Martin Davis lived a full life. After his Army tenure, Davis worked in the Secret Service before embarking on a long career in the law. The never-bashful titan of criminal defense work fell ill while waiting for court in…
Kevin Cole @KevinColeOmaha in a Twitter post said, Omaha attorney James Martin Davis dies at age 75. Mr. Davis was always approachable. He even gave me a pass when I showed up to a press conference that I was not invited to because a previous story had angered him. Rest in Peace, sir