Kenneth T. Watkins

Senior Shareholder
(248) 746-4022

Ken is an accomplished trial attorney and over the course of his career has obtained numerous multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts for clients.

Helping people in need and often changing their lives for the better is what I enjoy most about being a lawyer

Over the course of my career, I have been honored to have obtained numerous multimillion-dollar settlements on behalf of clients, all of whom I have been proud to represent. In coordination with my work as an advocate, I am passionate about contributing to my community, particularly in ways that support youth and educational initiatives.

A Trusted Authority
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After meeting Mr. Watkins in person and working with him during the proceedings, I realized that the words in his website bio were true. He is a FIGHTER for his clients.

- About Kenneth T. Watkins


My late uncle, Judge Alex J. Allen, Jr., told me, “a legal degree empowers you to serve people and the community at the highest level;” hearing him and observing his path ignited my journey.

Honors & Awards
  • Best Lawyers – 2021 to present
  • Super Lawyers (Michigan) – 2010 to present
  • Professional of the Year, Top 100 Registry – 2018
    • Business Leaders & Professionals
  • 10 Best Attorneys, American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys – 2017
    • “Exceptional and Outstanding Client Service”
  • Michigan Chronicle “Men of Excellence” – 2017
  • DBusiness Magazine Top Lawyer – 2016
  • Premier 100, American Academy of Trial Attorneys
  • AVVO Top-Rated Lawyer
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
  • American Jurisprudence Awards – Equity and Commercial Transactions
Seminars, Lectures, & Published Works
  • Minority Bar Review Course, Wolverine Bar Association
  • Detroit Public Schools Career Days

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