Michael G. Watters

Michael G. Watters: Attorney with O'Brien Watters & Davis, LLP AV stamp icon
  • Managing Partner at O'Brien Watters & Davis, LLP
  • Fountaingrove Corporate Centre I, 3510 Unocal Place, Suite 200, P.O. Box 3759, Santa Rosa, CA 95402-3759
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Attorney Awards


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
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:
1975, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1974, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1974, California
Sonoma County, Napa County, Marin County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California.
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.

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