Denomination: Roman Catholic
Robert Edward Davis was state supreme court chief justice. Bar: Kansas 1964, United States District Court Kansas 1964, United States Tax Court 1974, United States Court Military Appeals 1965, United States Court Military Review, 1970, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982.
Private practice, Leavenworth, Kansas, 1967-1984. Magistrate judge Leavenworth County, 1969-1976, county attorney, 1980-1984, judge district court, 1984-1986. Judge Kansas Court Appeals Judicial Branch Government, Topeka, 1986-1993.
Justice Kansas Supreme Court, 1993—2009, chief justice, 2009—2010. Lecturer University Kansas Law School, Lawrence, 1986-1995.