Susan T. Watson

Susan WatsonOf Counsel
Lipson, Neilson, Cole, Seltzer, Garin, P.C.
5343 N. 16th Street, Suite 140
Phoenix, Arizona 85016
Office: 602-626-8888
Mobile: 602-561-2407
Fax: 602-626-5588
swatson@lipsonneilson.com

Susan T. Watson has extensive experience in both transactional and complex commercial litigation matters. On behalf of corporate clients, Ms. Watson has drafted numerous joint venture agreements, operating agreements, partnership agreements, purchase and sale agreements, lease agreements and other business-related documents. Ms. Watson has also prepared and filed several copyright and trademark applications.

Ms. Watson has handled numerous complex litigation matters involving director and officer liability, fraud, breach of contract, breach of warranty, trade secrets, breach of non-compete and anti-solicitation agreements, unfair competition, employment discrimination, wrongful termination, product liability, construction disputes, class actions, copyright infringement, Internet disputes and international disputes. Her experience also includes participation in trial teams in complex commercial and tort litigation matters involving multiple parties and multiple districts. On behalf of aviation clients, Ms. Watson has worked on issues involving airworthiness, airframe and engine performance, FBO centers, FAA regulations and major aircraft overhaul contracts. She has substantial experience in motion practice, jury and bench trials, appellate issues, arbitrations and injunctive relief.

Ms. Watson also has extensive experience in real estate matters and regularly counsel borrowers on foreclosure-related issues including litigating deficiency protection under the Arizona statutes.

Ms. Watson received a received a Bachelor of Arts degree, summa cum laude, from Rutgers College of Rutgers University in 1994, with a major in history and a minor in political science. She attended Rutgers Law School where she received her J.D. in 1997 and was admitted to the New Jersey Bar. Ms. Watson is admitted to practice in the State Courts of Arizona and the United States District Court for the District of Arizona. She is a member of the State Bar of Arizona.