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Linda Jeananne Martin Watson

Linda Jeananne Martin Watson

Practice areas:

Family, Criminal Defense, Constitutional

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Family: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
  3. Constitutional: 10%



Hourly ($210/hour), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Michael Steven Fritz

    Linda fights for her clients in the courtroom and in the process has earned the respect of her peers in the field of courtroom litigation. I endorse this lawyer.


    Michael Fritz Child Custody Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Watson Law

333 Main St.
Second Floor
Peoria, IL, 61602



TXInactive 200210/13/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2014

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerWatson Law2010 - Present
Assistant AttorneyTazewell County State's Attorney's Office2008 - 2010
Assistant District AttorneyMontgomery County State's Attorney2005 - 2008
Assistant District AttorneySan Jacinto State's Attorney's Office2004 - 2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationElected Criminal Justice Committee2014 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2014 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseN/A2010 - Present
Peoria County Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. DabbsUpheld

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Publication NameTitleDate
American Bar Association GPSolo MagazineGoing Solo with Work Life Balances2011


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Illinois State UniversityJournalism and Mass CommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyBroadcasting CommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1999

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
2015 CLECriminal Practice: Digital Evidence2015