Watkins & Eager represents companies spanning a wide range of manufacturing sectors, including the automotive, pharmaceutical, and agricultural sectors.  We assist our manufacturing clients with all aspects of financial transactions, governmental relations and incentives, real estate acquisitions, and litigation services.  Our employment lawyers provide a wide range of support services to our manufacturing clients with respect to human resource guidance, employee handbooks, workers’ compensation, and litigation. The firm’s environmental attorneys represent manufacturing clients on permitting, brownfield issues, wetlands, transactional assistance, compliance issues, and litigation.

We have a distinguished reputation defending manufacturers, sellers, and distributors of a variety of products, as well as counseling clients concerning product liability prevention measures and product recalls.  Our product liability lawyers are active in Product Liability Advisory Council (PLAC) and Defense Research Institute (DRI), and several are invited members of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).