Zachary J. Watson


Zachary J. Watson is an associate at Greenberg Gross LLP. Mr. Watson earned his J.D. from the University of California, Irvine School of Law and his M.B.A. from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. Mr. Watson has substantial experience in finance and entrepreneurship. Prior to joining Greenberg Gross, he founded an emerging markets investment fund in Kyiv, Ukraine and later served as Investment Director for a multibillion dollar family office headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. In 2016, Mr. Watson founded a venture backed technology company aimed at improving residential options available for seniors.

During law school, Mr. Watson provided research assistance to Professor Ann Southworth on the topic of campaign finance. He also participated in the Civil Rights Clinic, where he drafted complaints and motions pursuant to various state and federal civil rights claims. He earned the Pro Bono High Honors Distinction for contributing over 200 hours to litigation under the Clean Water Act and efforts to support democratic elections.

Professional & Community Activities

  • Former member of the board, Mount Tamalpais College (formerly, Prison University Project)