Watson is a 2L J.D. candidate graduating in May 2019. Watson is a native Texan from Abilene and earned his Bachelors of Business Administration in Business Management in 2015 from Hardin Simmons University.
Prior to attending law school Watson was an accomplished corporate pilot and flight instructor. Watson holds an Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) rating and Certificated Flight Instructor (CFI) ratings for single-engine, mulit-engine, and instrument airplane. Watson has amassed near 4,000 flight hours in single and multi-engine piston, multi-engine turbo prop, and multi-engine jet aircraft. During his 1L summer, Watson clerked for Slack & Davis, LLP in Dallas, Texas, a personal injury firm specializing in aviation. During his 2L summer, Watson will work with Slack & Davis, LLP in Austin, Texas.