clint d. watts

Clint Watts is an Associate at the Providence office of Boyle | Shaughnessy Law. where his practice is concentrated in civil litigation and focuses on products liability, tort defense, and commercial litigation.  Clint also worksextensively in the transportation law context.

Prior to joining Boyle | Shaughnessy Law, Clint served as a law clerk at the Rhode Island Superior Court in Providence. He has also served as a summer fellow at the student-run Harvard Legal Aid Bureau at Harvard Law School, where he represented clients in housing litigation and consumer protection matters.

Clint received his Juris Doctorate from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, where he was recognized with the Scholar in Law distinction, the Dean's Service Award, the Equal Justice Award, and the Award for Excellence in Oral Advocacy. During law school, Clint served as an Associate Editor for the Washington University Journal of Law and Public Policy and the Co-chair of the Public Service Advisory Board. Clint received his undergraduate degree at Westminster College, where he studied Sociology and Political Science.


  • Barrington, Rhode Island, Tax Assessor's Board of Review
  • Editorial Board: Rhode Island Bar Journal
  • Defense Counsel of Rhode Island
  • Defense Research Institute

Rhode Island Office



  • Westminster College, B.A.
  • Washington University School of Law, J.D.

Bar Admissions:

  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts  
  • Federal District of Rhode Island         
  • State of Rhode Island