Michael G Watters, Esq. Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: O'Brien Watters & Davis, LLP
  • Phone: 707-545-7010
  • Cell: 707-326-5658
  • Fax: 707-544-2861
  • Website: michaelgwatters.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Dispute Resolution and Legal

Specialty Focus: Standard of Care of Attorneys, Attorney Fee Disputes, Attorney Ethics, Legal Malpractice, Litigation Strategy/Tactics, Litigation Coach/Consultant, Litigation Trainer, Major Trial Assistance and Augmentation, Expert Witness Depositions

Education: B.S., University of California at Berkeley; M.B.A., University of California at Berkeley; J.D., UC Hastings College of the Law

Years in Practice: 45

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 13


Additional Information

Extensive jury trial and court trial experience as well as extensive appellate court experience. In trial for more than 250 days (2009 - 2014). Worked on appeals in areas of attorney conduct including two California Supreme Court cases: Flatt v. Superior Court (my firm) and Musser v. Provencer (trial counsel and my firm). See Hall v. Harker (trial and appellate counsel), Gregori v. Bank of America (trial and appellate counsel), Asman v. Revlon (trial counsel and writ counsel) plus other reported as well as non-published appeals. Expertise in complex civil litigation including professional liability, defense of professional licenses, fraud in the sale of a business, fraud in the sale of real property, employment litigation, high-end divorce, personal injury, construction defect, professional liability, etc.