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Charles Watts

Charles Watts

  • Family Law, Divorce, Tax Law ...
  • Oklahoma
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Summary

Charles grew up in a family construction business and has been dealing with contracts and legal issues for over 30 years. He went to law school to reduce cost in the business, however during this time found a new passion in helping people through the legal hurdles that we all face at some point in time in our life.

Charles has been married to his wife Gina since 2003 and they have an adopted daughter whom they have had since birth. Actually since day one, as they were in the birthing room when she was born. Going through the adoption process has given us insight and experience from the clients view and understand the stress that comes along with an adoption, not to mention they have also undergone the stress of three failed IVF rounds, so understanding that stress and expense is nothing new to them either.

Charles focuses mostly on Family Law issues, such as Guardianships, Divorce, Custody or Visitation, and Adoptions. However, he is also very adept with Construction Law, general Business Law, and Tax Law.

Please feel free to reach out for a free phone consultation for your legal need.

Practice Areas
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Tax Law
    Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
    Construction Law
    Construction Contracts, Construction Defects, Construction Liens, Construction Litigation
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Oklahoma
Oklahoma Bar Association
ID Number: 33066
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Education
University of Oklahoma
B.A. | Business and Legal Issues, with a Constitutional Studies minor
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Oklahoma City University
MBA | Business Administration
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Oklahoma City University School of Law
J.D. | Law
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Boston University School of Law
LL.M. (2020) | Tax Law
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Professional Associations
Oklahoma Bar Association  # 33066
Member
Current
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American Bar Association
Current
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American Adoption Congress
Current
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Speaking Engagements
Adoption without Consent, Oklahoma Paralegal Association Annual Conference, Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Discussing the basic ins and outs of adoptions without consent.
Websites & Blogs
Website
Charles L. Watts, PLLC
Legal Answers
32 Questions Answered

Q. If a parent voluntarily gave up custody of their child to the grandparents, can they get child back
A: In a short answer, No and yes. You can no longer get the child back as your children because your rights have been terminated. If the child wants, and if the child's legal parents (your parents it appears) choose to let the child stay with you, that is their right as the parents, however, in that situation a guardianship of convenience should also be filed so that you can act in an emergency situation. But bottom line, they will always be the child's parents in the eyes of the law unless for some reason they get terminated, at which time the child becomes a ward of the state unless someone else adopts them.
Q. can a felon living in oklahoma carry i black powder pistol for protection
A: Short answer - NO. A convicted felon (that has not been expunged and stricken) cannot be in possession of a firearm. Black powder pistol is still considered a firearm.
Q. I want to start a small auto repair shop in Arkansas. What tax information do I need and LLC information and cost for
A: You will need to ask this in the Arkansas forum. Getting an LLC here is not that complicated and I would assume Arkansas isn’t much different however you will need to ask an attorney licensed in Arkansas for the accurate answer.
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Contact & Map
Charles L. Watts, PLLC.
1305 S. Rockwell
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73128
Telephone: (405) 896-0053
Monday: 9 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 3 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed