Jake Watson: Attorney with Jake Watson, P.C.
  • Partner at Jake Watson, P.C. (1 Attorneys)
  • 200 Clinton Avenue W., Suite 110, Huntsville, AL 35801
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    3.5/5.0 (12)
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Biography

Jake Watson is a founding partner of Jake Watson in Huntsville, Alabama. His practice concentrates on defending people accused of crimes in state and federal court. He has earned the acquittal of one man who had previously been sentenced to Alabama's death row before he received a new trial based on prosecutorial misconduct. Mr. Watson has earned acquittals in other cases, including both federal and state cases. Mr. Watson is a staff instructor at Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College in Dubois, Wyoming. In 2003, Mr. Watson graduated from the National Criminal Defense College in Macon, Georgia. Jake graduated from Gonzaga University School of Law where he was a member of the Gonzaga Law Review and the National Moot Court Team. He is also licensed to practice law in Montana. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the American Trial Lawyers Association, the Alabama Bar Association, and the Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Federal and State Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • DUI/DWI
  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • Personal Injury

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(256) 536-8373  Phone
(256) 536-8349  Fax
www.jakewatsonlaw.com
University Attended:
University of Alabama; Montana State University
Law School Attended:
Gonzaga University, J.D., 2001
Year of First admission:
2001
Admission:
2001, Montana; 2002, Alabama and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
Memberships:
Madison County Bar Association; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; American Trial Lawyers Association.
Birth Information:
Huntsville, Alabama, August 6, 1970
ISLN:
917256750
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  • Peer Reviews

    • 3.5/5.0 (12)
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    • Jake Watson

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 02/15/13 in Criminal Defense on 02/15/13

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    • Jake Watson

      5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 02/22/12 in Criminal Defense on 02/22/12

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    • Jake Watson

      4.6/5.0 by a Judge on 02/07/13 in Criminal Defense on 02/07/13

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    • Jake Watson

      4.4/5.0 by a Government Counsel on 05/02/11 in Criminal Defense on 05/02/11

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    • Jake Watson

      4.2/5.0 by a Partner on 02/20/13 in Criminal Defense on 02/20/13

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    • Jake Watson

      4.2/5.0 by a Unknown on 08/14/08 in Criminal Law on 08/14/08

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    • Jake Watson

      4.0/5.0 by a Partner on 08/31/09 in Criminal Defense on 08/31/09

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    • Jake Watson

      4.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 08/06/08 in Criminal Law on 08/06/08

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    • Jake Watson

      3.8/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 08/28/09 in Criminal Law on 08/28/09

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    • Jake Watson

      3.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 08/06/08 in Criminal Law on 08/06/08

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    Client Reviews

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    • Jake Watson

      5.0/5.0 on 10/06/12 on 10/06/12

      Jake Watson is one of the finest criminal defense attorneys in the South. I would highly recommend his services and he is one of the most ethical attorneys I've every kn...

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      Jake Watson is one of the finest criminal defense attorneys in the South. I would highly recommend his services and he is one of the most ethical attorneys I've every known and goes 1000% above what 99% of the attorneys would do to make sure their client got a fair trial.

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