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Graduate Gemologist
(GIA),
GG - Diploma
Awarded to Patrick Davis
November 2, 1995
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Accredited Senior
Appraiser,
(ASA) Diploma
Awarded to Patrick Davis
January 2006
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Uniform Standards of
Professional Appraisal,
(USPAP) Diploma
awarded to Patrick Davis
November 2003
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Diamonds Graduate
Diploma (GIA
)
awarded to Patrick Davis
October 22, 1995
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(MGA) Diploma
awarded to Patrick Davis
March 2006
Types of Appraisals Offered
PROFESSIONAL HISTORY
Patrick Davis is a Graduate Gemologist (GG) from the Gemological Institute of
America (GIA), a title conferred upon completion of required courses and
examinations in the theory and practice of gemology.  He is an Accredited Senior
Appraiser (ASA) with the American Society of Appraisers, and one of only a handful
of Master Gemologist Appraisers® in the United States. These certifications were
awarded as a result of successfully passing the Society's intensive written and oral
examinations, submission of sample appraisals, and other qualifying criteria
required by the Society's International Board of Examiners.  Mr. Davis is
re-accredited with the American Society of Appraisers until January 2016, and
adheres to their mandatory accreditation program.

Patrick began his practice as an appraiser in 1994.  In 2000 he founded
GemSecure Jewelry Appraisals, (GJA) located in Los Angeles and is the director of
Associated Gemological Laboratory (AGL) a state of the art, certified gemological
laboratory. Mr. Davis is highly respected in the appraisal profession, having
attained top-level credentials in the professional appraisal field.

Mr. Davis's clients include major manufacturers, auction houses, retail stores,
industry professionals, high profile and celebrity clients and the general public.  
Patrick has appeared as an expert witness in many high profile court cases.

Patrick Davis serves as a Professional Jewelry Appraiser / Graduate Gemologist
when required for litigation support or expert witness testimony. He is a
professionally trained appraiser who has the expertise to offer opinions of value in
an unbiased manner to aid the court in reaching an equitable decision.


Patrick observes the Code of Ethics of the American Society of Appraisers and all
documents and services offered are provided in conformity with the Uniform
Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), promulgated by the
Appraisal foundation, ASA.  The American Society of Appraisers is a
multi-disciplinary professional appraisal society which tests and certifies its
members.  A code of ethics and continuing program for re-accreditation of its
members, distinguishes the professional reputation of the society.  
Patrick N Davis, GG, ASA
  • Graduate Gemologist (GIA)
  • Master Gemologist Appraiser®
  • Member of the American Society of Appraisers
Appraiser Credentials & Experience
PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS

1995                        GRADUATE GEMOLOGIST (GG) - Gemological Institute of America (GIA)

2005                         ACCREDITED SENIOR APPRAISER, (ASA) - American Society of Appraisers

2005                         MASTER GEMOLOGIST APPRAISER, (MGA)-American Society of Appraisers

1995                         GIA ALUMNI (GIA) – The Gemological Institute of America

1995                         CERTIFIED JEWELER - Jewelers of America (JA)


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION: Over 900 hours of continuing gemological & appraisal education & training.

2003                           American Society of Appraisers ASA – PP/GJ201 Intro to Personal Property

2003 - 2001               American Society of Appraisers ASA – PP/GJ202 Personal Property Valuation

2003 - 2001               American Society of Appraisers ASA – PP/GJ203 Appraisal Writing

2004 - 2001               American Society of Appraisers ASA – PP/GJ204 Legal Aspects of Appraising

2004 - 2001               American Society of Appraisers ASA – Ethics – Principles of Appraisal Practice

2007                           Gemological Institute of America GIA – Pearl Grading Intensive

2007                           American Society of Appraisers ASA – Conference

2008                           American Society of Appraisers ASA – Conference

2010 - Current          American Society of Appraisers ASA – Uniform Standards of Appraisal Practice

2010                           American Society of Appraisers ASA - GJ210 Master Gemologist Appraisers Examination

2010                           American Society of Appraisers ASA – PP/GJ206 Appraisal Techs. & Standards

2010                           American Society of Appraisers ASA – Conference

2013                           American Society of Appraisers ASA - GJ209 Diamond Grading Intensive

2015                           GemWorld International Colored Stone Grading and Pricing Workshop

2015                           GemWorld International Emerald Treatments and Pricing Workshop   

2015                           GemWorld International Corundum Grading and Pricing Workshop


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
          
1995 - Current         GIA ALUMNI – The Gemological Institute of America (GIA)

2005 - Current          Accredited member  - American Society of Appraisers (ASA)

2008 - Current          Los Angeles Chapter Chair of America Society of Appraisers (ASA)


PAST CLIENTS:

BCBG Max Azaria, BIDZ.com, Kazanjian Brothers, Morris Polich & Purdy, Kingston Wholesale, Empire Wholesale, Robinson May, State Farm, Village -
Heights, The Jackals Collection, Beverly Hills Jewelry Exchange, 14 Karat of Beverly Hills, Francis Klein of Beverly Hills, Windsor Auctions, Malibu Police
Department, Beverly Hills Police Department, Macys, Jewelers Mutual Insurance, Doherty & Catlow, Beverly Hills Jewelers, 21st Century – Insurance,
Beverly Creative Jewelers, Village Heights, Maximillian Freedman’s, Village Heights, Kingston Auctions, Neiman Marcus, 23rd Street Jewelers, AAA, All
State Insurance, Siegal & Feldstien, Wells Fargo, Epps & Young, Los Angeles Police – Department, Mercury Insurance, Prudential, Chubb, High Profile &
Celebrity Clients.


OFFICES:        

GEMSECURE JEWELRY APPRAISALS, inc
11282 Washington Blvd. #206,
Culver City, Ca 90230. PH (310) 821-1453


ASSOCIATED GEMOLOGICAL LABORATORY
607 S. Hill Street
Los Angeles. Ca 90013 PH (310) 429-7171
Call Now (310) 821-1453