Associate Attorney

Phone: 518-462-0300
Fax: 518-462-5037

Bonnie R. Watson concentrates her practice in litigation, education law, and labor and employment law.

Prior to joining Girvin & Ferlazzo, Ms. Watson clerked for the Honorable Gloria M. Dabiri in a medical malpractice Part at the Kings County Supreme Court.  During law school, she was a judicial extern at the Supreme Court of California, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, the U.S. Department of Labor, and the San Francisco Superior Court.  She also served as an Executive Editor on the California Law Review and as an Article Editor and Commentaries Editor on the Berkeley Technology Law Journal.  Before receiving her law degree, she worked at law firms in California and New Mexico in a variety of civil practice areas including personal injury, insurance, employment, estate planning, and environmental law.


Memberships and Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association

Practice Areas


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law
  • University of New Mexico, summa cum laude

Court Admissions

  • New York
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Second Circuit Court of Appeals