Commercial General Liability

Watson Roach defends commercial, municipal and insurance clients in premises and operational liability claims.


As data management and protection becomes an essential part of daily business, Watson Roach is responding with capabilities in a cybersecurity practice.

Employment Practices Liability

The employment attorneys at Watson Roach defend Tennessee employers in a full range of employment disputes.

Governmental Entity Defense

Cities, counties, law enforcement agencies, boards of education, and other municipal agencies are aggressively defended.

Professional Liability

Watson Roach is experienced in defending real estate agents, surveyors and related professionals in errors and omissions (E&O) disputes ranging from simple negligence to complex claims for violations of federal or state statutes.

Medical Malpractice

The firm has decades of experience in medical malpractice defense. Hospitals, health systems, physicians, surgeons, and practice groups are represented in claims ranging from misdiagnosis to failure to treat and surgical errors.

Workers’ Compensation

Tennessee employers, insurers and third party administrators are defended in workers’ compensation claims involving on-the-job or psychological injury, infectious or occupational diseases, heart attacks, death claims, and COVID-19 illnesses.

Civil Litigation

Watson Roach defends businesses, individuals, employers, and governmental entities in a variety of civil litigation matters in state and federal court.

Insurance Defense

Watson Roach attorneys work regularly with various insurance companies across the Southeast in the investigation and defense of insurance claims.