Michael G. Watters

Michael G. Watters: Attorney with O'Brien Watters & Davis, LLP
  • Managing Partner at O'Brien Watters & Davis, LLP (12 Attorneys)
  • Fountaingrove Corporate Centre I, 3510 Unocal Place, Suite 200, P.O. Box 3759, Santa Rosa, CA 95402-3759
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    100% Recommended (6)
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Biography

Arbitrator, Sonoma, Marin and Napa County Superior Courts. Superior Court Judge (Pro Tem). Mandatory Settlement Conference Panelist, Sonoma and Marin County Courts. Special Master and Discovery Referee, Sonoma County Superior Court. Mediator and Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association. Member, Association of Conflict Resolution. Member, Defense Research Institute, Past Chairman of the Board of Directors of United Way of Sonoma-Mendocino-Lake (1993) and General Campaign Chairman (1990). Member, local Salvation Army Advisory Board. Faculty of Empire School of Law (Professor of Law (Torts) 1990-1992). Selected to Super Lawyers of Northern California 2010.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Law
  • Family Law
  • Employment Litigation
  • Professional Licensing

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
707-387-1434  Phone
707-545-7010  Phone
707-544-2861  Fax
obrienlaw.com/our-team/michael-g-watters
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3759, Santa Rosa, CA 95402-3759
University Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, B.S., 1967; University of California at Berkeley, M.B.A., 1968
Law School Attended:
University of California, Hastings College of Law, J.D., 1974
Year of First Admission:
1974
Admission:
1975, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1974, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1974, California
Memberships:
Sonoma County, Napa County, Marin County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California.
Military:
1st Lt., USMC, 1969-1971; Maj., USMC, Ret
Reported Cases:
Gregori v. Bank of America (1989) 207 Cal.App.3d 291; Hall v. Harker (1999) 69 Cal.App.4th 836.
ISLN:
902923780
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    Peer Reviews

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    • 5.0/5.0 (6 reviews)
    • 100% (6 recommendations)
    • Gold Client Champion
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    • Quality of Service

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    • Value for Money

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 06/11/18 in Family Law.

      Mr. Watters helped me in gaining 50/50 custody for my three children. He consistently looked out for my best interests and helped to make decisions that would not only work for me, but suited my family as well. He was involved every step of the way,... Read more

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      Mr. Watters helped me in gaining 50/50 custody for my three children. He consistently looked out for my best interests and helped to make decisions that would not only work for me, but suited my family as well. He was involved every step of the way, and went out of his way to ensure that I was comfortable and confident with every choice made. He helped me to achieve all my goals and I appreciate all the effort and hard work that Mr. Watters and his staff put into my case. I would highly recommen Read less

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 06/11/18 in Civil Litigation.

      Mr Waters has decades of experience and success. the other attorneys and support staff at his office are effective and available.

      Mr Waters has decades of experience and success. the other attorneys and support staff at his office are effective and available. Read less

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      Fountaingrove Corporate Centre I , 3510 Unocal Place, Suite 200 , P.O. Box 3759
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