A member of the firm’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution team, Joe Watson works with clients seeking to resolve business disputes in the most cost-effective way possible, whether in the courtroom or through alternative dispute resolution. Joe’s commercial litigation practice spans a broad variety of industries, and, he has been involved in matters for an array of clients. Joe represents real estate owners, developers and contractors in disputes related to construction defects and delays, payment disputes and construction lien issues. He has assisted banks and financial services institutions in disputes involving commercial and consumer financial arrangements. Joe’s experience also includes providing counsel to manufacturers in high-profile litigation ranging from ERISA class actions to lawsuits brought in opposition to the construction of manufacturing facilities. Additionally, Joe has assisted clients in conducting internal investigations and providing counsel related to employment issues.