Albert S. Watkins

Member

 

Tel  | 314-727-9111

Fax | 314-727-9110

Email | AlbertSWatkins@kwklaw.net

 

Albert's practice includes
Banking, Complex Litigation, Financial Industry Regulation, Securities, White Collar Crime, Corporate, Representation of Medical Professionals, Contracts, Real Estate, and Transactional matters.

 

 He is also experienced in representing Commercial and Individual entities in matters addressing a wide array of allegations and legal theories with an emphasis in litigation.

 

Practice Areas

  • Banking
  • Securities
  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Transactional
  • Criminal Defense
  • Corporate

 

Elected

  • St. Louis County Condemnation Commissioner (St.Louis County Circuit Court en banc) 1996-1998
  • Outstanding Lawyers ofAmerica

 

Appointed

  • Board of Directors, US Chamber of Institute forLegal Reform 1998-2003
  • Board of Arbitration, New York Stock Exchange,Inc.
  • Board of Arbitration,ChicagoBoard of Trade
  • Board of Arbitration, American Arbitration Association
  • Board of Arbitration, NA of Securities Dealers,Inc.
  • Board of Arbitration, FINRA
  • Federally Appointed Neutral, US
    District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • St.Louis Police Officers' Association Approved Counsel 2003-2009

 

Biography

  • Born in St.Louis Missouri
  • Member, Old Warson Country Club
  • Member, NASD, Chevaliers du Tastevin
  • The Racquet Club ofSt. Louis

 

Community

  • Board of Directors, Support Dogs, Inc. 1999
  • Board of Directors, Catch a Falling Star 2003
  • Development Board,St. LouisChildren's Hospital 2006-Present

 

Education

  • St.Louis University, BA, 1982
  • St.Louis UniversitySchool of Law, JD, 1985

 

Member

  • American College of Barristers, Senior Counsel
  • The College of Master Advocates & Barristers, Senior Counsel

 

Admitted

  • Missouri,1985
  • Districtof Columbia, 1986
  • Districtof Columbia, Court of Appeals, 1986
  • Illinois Supreme Court, 1986
  • US District Court, Eastern District of Missouri,1986
  • Illinois,1987
  • Minnesota,1987
  • US Court of Appeals, 1992
  • US District Court, Northern District ofIllinois, 1993
  • USTax Court, 1993
  • US Supreme Court, 1993
  • USCourt, Federal Claims, 1993
  • US Court of Appeals for the Federal Court, 1993
  • US Court of International Trade, 1998
  • US District Court, Southern District ofIllinois, 2007

 

Professional Organizations

  • AV-Rating, Martindale-Hubbell