W. Watts Burks, IV Associate Attorney
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Watts Burks is originally from Bedford, Virginia. He graduated from Furman University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Washington and Lee University. During law school he worked as a student caseworker in the Administrative Litigation Clinic helping coal miners file claims for Black Lung disease benefits, and served as a Teaching Assistant to Professor David Eggert. Before joining the firm, Watts interned and clerked for the Hon. Charles L. Ricketts, III in the Twenty-fifth Judicial Circuit of Virginia in Staunton and Waynesboro.
Watts focuses his practice on the representation of local government entities and political subdivisions. He also has experience representing clients in a variety of civil litigation contexts.
- Furman University (B.A.)
- Washington and Lee University (J.D.)
- Glenn Feldmann Darby & Goodlatte (2019-present)
- Frith Anderson & Peake, PC (2018-2019)
- Local Government Attorneys of Virginia
- Virginia Bar Association
- The Sedalia Center (Board of Directors 2018-present)