Kansas City Criminal Defense Lawyer

DUI/DWI Lawyer

The Watt Law Firm has DUI/DWI defense down to a science. Greg Watt’s credentials speak for themselves and his reputation in Kansas City is without equal. Simply put, success in this area comes from understanding the law — and more importantly — the science better than the Prosecutor handling the case.

Greg Watt has verifiable proficiency in every area of DUI/DWI defense needed to give you the edge during plea negotiations and beyond. Greg Watt takes DUI/DWI cases to trial routinely; and he wins routinely. Read more

Drug Defense

Regardless of the quantity seized by law enforcement, drug charges are serious. Which is why you should never approach a drug case without first consulting with The Watt Law Firm. The science in this area is extremely complex and if your lawyer doesn’t understand the forensic techniques used to test controlled substances, you do not have a chance. The Watt Law Firm was the first in Kansas City to develop a drug defense method using a direct line of attack against the crime lab’s own technology. Greg Watt takes drug cases to trial routinely; and he wins routinely. Read more

Domestic Violence

Couples are guaranteed to experience conflict at some point in the relationship. If relationship conflict has caused law enforcement to get involved, be prepared to face a domestic violence charge. Successfully defending a domestic violence charge requires an experienced domestic violence defense lawyer who is capable of evaluating the evidence objectively and spinning that evidence into a zealous defense. If you need an experienced trial lawyer, don’t waste another minute — call The Watt Law Firm. Greg Watt takes domestic violence cases to trial routinely; and he wins routinely. Read more

Criminal Defense

Take the time necessary to interview several lawyers before deciding on one. If you take this advice, you will immediately notice a tremendous difference between those that have law enforcement experience versus those that do not. Simply put, the top criminal defense lawyers in Kansas City have one thing in common: they all began their careers as Prosecutors. So, whether you are facing a minor infraction — or a serious felony — don’t chance your case with a lawyer who lacks this important background. Greg Watt spent years working in law enforcement and continues to train with the best so you can rest at night knowing your lawyer is ready for anything. Read more

Why Hire The Watt Law Firm?

Welcome to The Watt Law Firm

Greg Watt on KMBC 9 News

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the watt law firm in the news

Kansas City DUI/DWI lawyer Greg Watt explains Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus in a recent article published in the Missouri Bar Journal. (Read Full Article Here)

Man accused of killing 4 relatives, burning bodies pleads innocence.

Homeowner shoots man he says tried to steal his truck.

Accused of a crime? Get expertise from a former prosecutor!

Greg Watt, Kansas City Criminal Defense Lawyer
“As a prosecutor, I developed a reputation as someone who didn’t hesitate to take a tough case to trial. Clients of The Watt Law Firm, LLC have come to rely on this level of confidence and experience in sorting through the difficulties a criminal matter can present. The ability to work up a case and convey it to a judge and jury is not something every criminal defense attorney can do, or wants to do. Since every prosecutor stands ready, able, and willing to take a case to trial, you should expect nothing less from your own attorney.”

Greg Watt, Criminal Defense Lawyer

Client Reviews for The Watt Law Firm

Jeff K
Jeff K
19:12 10 Jun 17
I was only looking for the best lawyer in Kansas City to handle my situation, and that is exactly what I got with Greg Watt! I talked to several lawyers before deciding to go with Greg, and absolutely could not have made a better choice! He is extremely professional, kind, courteous, and made me feel like I really had someone on my team looking out for my best interests. Some of the biggest selling points for me were Greg's level of experience, prestige in the field, level of quick communication (even when I felt like I just needed some reassurance), and his confident and kind demeanor both in and out of the court room. I would hands down recommend him to anyone looking for the best person to represent them during a time in their life when they need only the best to go to bat for them. Greg has been an absolute blessing in my life, and I can't recommend him enough!
shane gardiner
shane gardiner
13:27 11 Aug 17
I couldn't be happier with the results of my case. Greg Watt helped me and my wife. He is a trustworthy and genuine professional. I would recommend Greg and his legal team to everybody!
Jeff Van Gorp
Jeff Van Gorp
17:24 19 May 17
Greg Watt (Attorney) and Toni Skelton (Paralegal) are an amazing team. The two of them were able to efficiently and completely answer any and all questions I was able to come up with, sometimes before I had even thought to ask. When it was time to fight for me, the two of them went bare knuckle and exceeded my expected outcome. Will definitely use this team again if needed, but hopefully that isn't the case. Thank you for everything Greg and Toni!
Angela
Angela
17:01 22 May 17
I would highly recommend Greg to anyone in need of legal representation. He is very personable and was always quick to respond to any questions or needs I had. I felt that he cared about me as a person and not just as a another client on his list of cases. He was prepared and always on time and made the process very easy for me. If I could give 10 stars, I would.
Zac Nelson
Zac Nelson
05:32 08 Aug 17
Very professional and easy to talk to. The entire staff was very helpful, I would highly recommend them to anyone for anyone looking for legal representation.
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