Watson Bowen

Associate

Watson Bowen is an Associate in the firm’s Austin office and focuses his practice on aviation law. As a former corporate jet pilot and flight instructor with nearly 4,000 flight hours, Watson is passionate about aviation law and utilizes his technical expertise to best serve his client’s needs.

Practice Areas

Airplane & Helicopter Crash Attorneys Catastrophic Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Truck & Car Accidents

Watson Bowen

Associate

Watson Bowen is an Associate in the firm’s Austin office and focuses his practice on aviation law. As a former corporate jet pilot and flight instructor with nearly 4,000 flight hours, Watson is passionate about aviation law and utilizes his technical expertise to best serve his client’s needs.

Practice Areas

Airplane & Helicopter Crash Attorneys Catastrophic Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Truck & Car Accidents

Professional Background

Education

Publications

Community

Prior to attending law school and joining Slack Davis Sanger, Watson spent seven years as a corporate pilot, transporting executives and guests across the United States, and several years as a flight instructor at Texas State Technical College in Abilene, Texas. Watson holds multiple aviation credentials, including:

  • Airline Transport Pilot – Multi-Engine Land
  • Certificated Flight Instructor – Single-Engine Land, Multi-Engine Land, Instrument Airplane
  • Commercial Pilot – Single-Engine Land
  • Type Rated – Learjet 45 (LR45) Second-in-Command (SIC)
  • Private – Airplane Single-Engine Sea

  • J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, magna cum laude
    • Order of the Coif
    • Articles Editor, Texas Tech Law Review
    • Phi Delta Phi - International Legal Honor Society
  • B.B.A., Hardin Simmons University
    • Dean’s List
    • Delta Mu Delta

  • Project 7 Billion, Board Member
  • Mercy Flights, Pilot
  • American Association for Justice
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Austin Bar Association

Honors & Awards

  • Order of the Coif, Texas Tech School of Law

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