Dennis A. Davis

Director of Client Training || Torrance

Dennis A. Davis, Ph.D.*, is recognized nationally as an expert on Workplace Violence Prevention, Workplace Bullying, Conflict Resolution, Sexual Harassment, and Cultural Diversity.

Since 2008 Dennis has served as Ogletree Deakins’ National Director of Client Training.  In that capacity he develops and implements training programs which are designed to minimize the risks associated with inappropriate employee behavior.

Dennis spent more than ten years consulting to federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies, where he used his education in Clinical Psychology to teach willful compliance techniques.

* Dr. Davis is not an attorney.

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Dennis has conducted Behavioral Risk Management Training for university personnel, governmental agencies and private corporations across the United States. In addition to training, Dennis also provides on-going threat assessments to Ogletree clients.


  • Ph.D., United States International University, 1990

Professional Activities

  • SHRM
  • MLER
  • ABA


  • Ogletree Deakins Navigating California Employment Law Seminar - "Discrimination and Harassment in the #MeToo Era: Complying With California’s Web of Prevention Requirements" - Napa - March 1, 2019
  • Ogletree Deakins Workplace Safety Symposium - "Effective Communication in Today's Workplace: How to Make Sure Your Message Reaches Everyone" - Nashville - December 6, 2018
  • Corporate Labor and Employment Counsel Exclusive - "BAD (Burnout, Addiction, and Depression) Is Not Good for Your Legal Department" - La Quinta - November 10, 2018
  • Ogletree Deakins Workplace Strategies Seminar - "Panel Discussion: Sexual Harassment: What Should Employers Do Now?" - Phoenix - May 10, 2018
  • Ogletree Deakins Navigating California Employment Law Seminar - "Harassing Harassers and the Harassment They Sow" - Napa - March 2, 2018
  • Ogletree Deakins Workplace Strategies Seminar - "Workplace Strategies “TED Talks”: Embracing Diversity in Divisive Times" - San Diego - May 5, 2017
  • Ogletree Deakins Navigating California Employment Law Seminar - "It's Not Even Cold and Flu Season in California . . . But Your Workplace Sure Is Sick" - Napa - March 3, 2017
  • Managing a Workforce in 2015 - "Recognizing Bullying and Preventing Workplace Violence" - Scottsdale - October 3, 2014
  • October 23, 2018 - Law360 - "3 Tools To Help In-House Attys Manage Stress"
  • June 19, 2018 - SHRM Online - "Handling Misconduct Allegations Against the C-Suite: How HR Can Prepare Ahead of Time"
  • April 5, 2018 - Bloomberg BNA - "YouTube Shooting Puts Spotlight on Workplace Violence in California"
  • September 9, 2015 - Inc. - "The Best Way to Manage an Employee Who Shows Signs of Mental Illness"

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