Joseph D. Watkins

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Joseph D.Watkins
Phone: 801.532.1234
Direct: 801.536.6795

Mr. Watkins is an associate with Parsons Behle & Latimer. He represents and counsels clients in a variety of matters with a primary focus on defending corporate and individual clients in securities enforcement, regulatory, defense litigation, white collar crime, government and independent investigations matters. Mr. Watkins graduated from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University. He holds a Master of Laws degree in Taxation from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Prior to joining Parsons Behle & Latimer, Mr. Watkins was an associate at the law firm of Clyde Snow in Salt Lake City.  

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Master of Laws, Taxation, Georgetown University, Washington, DC (2019)

Juris Doctor, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University (2018)

Senior Editor, BYU Law Review (2017-2018)

Associate Editor, BYU Law Review (2016-2017)

Legal Writing Assistant, J. Reuben Clark Law School (2016-2017)

Bachelor of Science, Business Management, Utah Valley University (2010)


Utah Business Magazine, Utah Legal Elite, Securities (2021)

Academic Scholarship Recipient, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University (2017-2018)

Academic Scholarship Recipient, Utah Valley University Student Association Scholarship (2006-2010)




Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School