Christopher J. Watson

Christopher J. Watson: Attorney with Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.


Profile & Honors

Christopher J. Watson is a shareholder of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. He concentrates his practice in health care law, medical malpractice defense, appellate practice, cyber insurance coverage, cybersecurity, insurance defense, and technology.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Watson served as a law clerk for a judge on the Pennsylvania Superior Court. Additionally, he practiced real property law for a local boutique law firm before joining a Pittsburgh firm practicing commercial and general civil litigation. Mr. Watson has also counseled financial institutions, public utilities, and other commercial entities in commercial office and retail space leasing, title disputes, land use and zoning issues, as well as in eminent domain issues.


•Serves as court-appointed Guardian ad Litem in multiple custody disputes (2012-present)
•Allegheny County “Save Your Home” Mortgage Foreclosure Conciliation Program (Pro Bono Volunteer 2009-2012)

Presentations & Publications

Speaking Engagements

•“How Social Media Impacts a Civil Law Suit” (Co-Presenter), American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants - Pittsburgh Chapter Bi-Annual Conference, 11/2/2013


6/16/2017 Articles

An Increase in Ransomware Attacks - Are You Prepared for the Inevitable?

Press Releases

1/1/2018 Press Releases

Ten New Shareholders Announced by Dickie McCamey

5/7/2015 Press Releases

2015 Pro Bono Award Winner Announced

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Appellate
  • Insurance Law and Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Technology Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
412-392-5678  Phone
888-811-7144  Fax
University Attended:
Duquesne University, B.S.B.A., Economics, 2005
Law School Attended:
Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Executive Recent Decisions Editor of Law Review, 2008
Year of First Admission:
2008, Pennsylvania; United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

•Allegheny County Bar Association (Environment & Energy Law Section, Real Property Section, and Young Lawyers Division)
•Defense Research Institute
•Pennsylvania Bar Association
•Westmoreland Bar Association (Young Lawyers Committee)

Community Involvement
•Serves as court-appointed Guardian ad Litem in multiple custody disputes (2012-present)
•Allegheny County Save Your Home Mortgage Foreclosure Conciliation Program (Pro Bono Volunteer 2009-2012)

Reported Cases:
Representative Matters: Through dispositive motions, obtained dismissal on behalf of hospitals, construction contractors, and property owners/occupiers in general civil liability and professional liability cases; Successfully briefed and argued appeals before the Superior Court of Pennsylvania

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