On September 3, 2011, Mr. Waterman again was selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2012 18th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. His legal recognition was for the practice areas of Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation, and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs.

Mr. Waterman is in his 30th year of law practice. He has been with Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein in Newport News for 25 years, which currently is the third longest active tenure with the law firm.