Bradley J. Watkins
Brad Watkins is a partner with the Firm and focuses his practice primarily on civil litigation. Brad is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell which “is a significant rating accomplishment – a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him  at the highest level of professional excellence.”
Brad represents numerous insurance clients – such as Travelers, FCCI, and Selective – in both third-party claims and direct actions. He also represents various governmental entities, including Glynn County and the City of Brunswick, as well as many other counties and cities. In addition, Brad counsels local businesses and physician practice groups.
Brad also has extensive experience with professional and medical negligence cases. Brad has secured millions of dollars in settlements and judgments in medical negligence and wrongful death cases. He has also secured substantial recoveries against hospitals under EMTALA.
Brad is licensed to practice in all Georgia courts, including the Georgia Supreme Court and Georgia Court of Appeals, as well as numerous federal courts, including the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals and district courts within the Eleventh Circuit. He has argued extensively in various appellate courts, with numerous published opinions.
Brad graduated from Emory University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He is a cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law. Brad is past President of the Brunswick and Glynn County Bar Association and is a member of the American Bar Association. Brad is active in various organizations, and has served on the Board of the local chapter of the American Red Cross, Triumph Foundation and the local soccer association.
Brad is married to Anne Meade Watkins and has two children, Clay and Ellie.