Walter G. Watkins , Jr. - Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP
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Walter G. Watkins , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Client Comments

"I have known and worked with "WG" for 18 years. He is a leader in any litigation he is involved in. He communicates clearly and is effective in setting strategy. He is effective in any area of the country. He has been innovative in developing strategies in several large litigations. He is well respected among his peers and by many other clients with whom I am familiar. He is characterized by his intellect and integrity."

"W.G. Watkins is client-oriented and understands the strategy of getting to a resolution. He works well at establishing a coordinated defense and leading defense groups. He is very capable of trying a case where appropriate and is a well-seasoned litigator."

"Walter Watkins is a pre-eminent lawyer in this field, but willing to work with the client to meet needs of disparate corporate interests such as law department, business, accounting, tax, etc."

Office Location

City Centre, Suite 100
200 South Lamar Street
P.O. Box 22608
Jackson, MS 39225-2608
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Environmental of the Jackson-MS Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants of the Jackson-MS Metro Area
Walter G. Watkins, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Walter G. Watkins, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Litigation - Environmental
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants (Asbestos, Class Actions, Environmental, Personal Injury, Pharmaceutical, Product Liability, Toxic Tort)
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants