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Aaron  Watson

Aaron Watson

U.S. Copyright Office

Washington , DC, USA

Aaron Watson
Attorney Advisor for Policy and International Affairs
United States Copyright Office

Aaron Watson has worked in the U.S. Copyright Office since 2009 and is currently working as an Attorney Advisor for the Office of Registration Policy and Practice in the U.S. Copyright Office. He previously worked as an Attorney Advisor for The Office of Policy and International Affairs. Before that, Aaron worked for several years as a Copyright Examiner in the Office’s copyright registration program, where he examined hundreds of copyright registration applications as part of the performing arts and motion picture teams. Aaron earned a J.D. from the Roger Williams University School of Law in Bristol, Rhode Island in 2008. He also holds a B.M. in music performance from the University of the Pacific Conservatory of Music in Stockton, California, and a Master’s degree in music performance from the New England Conservatory in Boston, Massachusetts, where he studied double bass. Before coming to the Copyright Office, Aaron worked as a municipal law clerk for the City of Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Aaron worked as a freelance musician and teacher before studying law. 


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