Welcome to Barbera & Watkins, LLC

Barbera & Watkins, LLC is a Kansas City area law firm serving national and international business and general aviation clients. Joanne M. Barbera and Dawn C. Watkins partner the firm and offer clients the benefit of their experience in the field. 

Joanne Barbera and Dawn Watkins, aviation attorneys

Upcoming Events

Joanne Barbera and Dawn Watkins, lawyers specializing in buying, selling and financing aircraft

NBAA Regional Forum

January 24, 2018

West Palm Beach, FL



IAWA General Avaition Women's Leadership Forum

January 25, 2018

Boca Raton, FL

Joanne Barbara will be moderating Behavioral Intelligence and Courage in the Aviation Workplace

NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference

February 6-9, 2018

Long Beach, CA

Joanne Barbara will be presenting Introduction to Tax/SEC/FAA Regulations and Tax/SEC/FAA Regulations - Puting Your Knowledge to Use

NBAA Leadership Conference

February 26-28, 2018

San Diego, CA


Business Aircraft Finance, Registration and Legal Conference

March 18-20, 2018

Fort Myers, FL


Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE2018)

April 17-19, 2018

Shanghai, China


Business Aviation Taxes Seminar

May 10-11, 2018

Dallas, TX



European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE2018)

May 29-31, 2018

Geneva, Switzerland


Latin American Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (LABACE2018)

August 14-16, 2018

Sao Paulo, Brazil


NBAA Regional Forum

June 21, 2018

White Plains, NY


NBAA Regional Forum

September 6, 2018

San Jose, CA


Tax, Regulatory and Risk Management Conference

October 14-15, 2018

Orlando, FL


Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE)

October 16-18, 2018

Orlando, FL









No Plane No Gain

Barbera & Watkins, LLC is certified as a Women's Business Enterprise by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council and the State of Kansas Department of Commerce.

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