Linda J. Watson

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Sole Practitioner
Location:
Peoria, Illinois
Phone:
309-733-4395
888-357-4339
Fax:
309-282-2565
Email:
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Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • DUI/DWI
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Traffic Violations
  • Custody & Visitation

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2002
  • Illinois, 2008

Education

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2002
  • Illinois State University, Bloomington/Normal, Illinois
    • Broadcast Communication - 1999

Published Works

Classes/Seminars

  • ISBA seminar: Hot Topics in the Law, Forensic Evidence: How to keep it in and How to get it Out

Honors and Awards

  • National Top 100 Trial Lawyers Association
  • Elected to the Illinois State Bar Association's Committee on Criminal Justice, Continuing Legal Education Committee

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Peoria County Bar Association's Continuing Legal Education Committee
  • Peoria County Bar Association, Member
  • Tazewell County Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National College for DUI Defense

Past Employment Positions

  • Tazewell County State's Attorney's Office, Assistant State's Attorney
  • Montgomery County District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney
  • San Jacinto County, Assistant State Attorney
  • Maritime Insurance Defense, Associate Attorney