Straightforward, Compassionate, and Knowledgeable


Committed to providing you with reliable service

I advocate for clients in Criminal Defense, DUI/DWI and Drug Crimes cases. Based in Stroudsburg, I am familiar with the courts throughout all of Pennsylvania. I have the necessary skill to help you resolve your legal problem. With 29 years of experience, I am focused on your success. Please read my profile to learn more about my professional background.

Knowledgeable in multiple areas of the law

I have a thorough understanding of Pennsylvania law. I work hard to help you get the best possible results in the following practice areas:

  • Criminal Defense: Getting arrested is an overwhelming and stressful experience. If you or a loved one has been charged with a crime, hire a dedicated criminal defense attorney to stand by your side. I have many years of experience defending people who face criminal charges.
  • DUI/DWI: Being charged with drunk driving has serious consequences in Pennsylvania, including loss of license or even jail time. If you have been charged with a DUI or DWI, you need to hire an experienced criminal defense attorney to obtain the best possible results for your case.
  • Business Law: I handle a full range of business law services, including formation, financial investment counseling, contract review and development, breach of contract, shareholder disputes and more. For experienced advocacy for your business, contact me today.
  • Business Litigation: As a business owner, it is likely that you will encounter a dispute with a client or a contractor. I use alternative dispute resolution and litigation to help businesses resolve disputes. With the help of an assertive business litigation attorney, you can secure the future of your company.
  • Business Formation: If you are forming a business in Pennsylvania, you need to hire an experienced attorney to look out for your best interests. I can guide you through every step of the business formation process, including insurance coverage, investment strategies, compliance issues, contracts and more.
  • Traffic Violations: Traffic violations range from reckless driving and speeding to DUI and hit-and-run accidents. If you have been charged with a traffic violation inPennsylvania, contact me today to speak to an experienced criminal defense attorney about your case.
  • Drug Crimes: Being convicted of a drug crime has major consequences. If you have been charged with a drug crime, you need to be represented by an experienced and knowledgeable criminal defense attorney.  You can contact me today and I will help you understand those consequences and I will take exceptional care to protect your rights in all criminal proceedings
  • Expungements: If you have been convicted of a crime, the only way to permanently erase it is to get your record expunged. Once this occurs, you no longer have to say that you were arrested or charged with a crime when applying for a job or a professional license. I am dedicated to helping clients work toward a better future.
  • Family Law: If you are going through a divorce of making custody arrangements you will rest easy knowing your attorney has expertise in finding a peaceful resolution for your family.

When you retain the services of William A. Watkins, you can be assured that your attorney is fully qualified to take on your case.

Contact a reputable Stroudsburg law firm today

I will see your case through from start to finish. Let me work with you to address your legal concerns. My offices are conveniently located in Stroudsburg. Call me at 570-664-6249 to arrange your consultation or contact me online.