Joseph A Walker

Joseph A. Walker
Firm: The Walker Law Firm
Address: 3991 MacArthur Blvd.
Suite 350
Newport Beach, CA 92660-2464
Office Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Phone: 866-456-0867
Fax: (949) 752-0439
E-mail: Contact Us
Web site:
Offers Free Initial Consultation
Accepts Credit Cards

Position Areas of Practice Litigation Percentage
Bar Admissions Education Affiliations
Lawyer Profile:

Mr. Walker established his own practice in 1979, in Newport Beach, California, where he emphasizes business and real property litigation along with the representation of businesses, partnerships and corporations and the defense of employment matters for employers. Mr. Walker acts as outside general counsel for several small and medium size businesses. 

In the past several years, Mr. Walker has litigated cases involving commercial leases, real property, partnership dissolutions, quiet title, breaches of commercial contracts and real property financing.  He has also handled matters that have been resolved without the need for trial, relating to real property bankruptcies, foreclosures, real property financing, finder's fees, and creditors' bankruptcy rights.  He also litigates in the probate courts, handling trust disputes, will contests and assorted other probate issues.

Mr. Walker draws upon his previous extensive courtroom experience with the U.S. Air Force as a Judge Advocate and as a principal of a former California law firm that specialized in real property and business litigation, where Mr. Walker furthered his extensive jury trial experience. 

As an active participant of various arbitration panels for the State and County Bars and U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Mr. Walker has also proven his skills as a mediator and arbitrator.

The Walker Law Firm holds an AV-rating in Martindale-Hubbell, where Mr. Walker is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers for civil trial practice.

Current Employment Position(s):
President, since 1979

Areas of Practice:
Business and Real Property Litigation
Business & Corporate Law
Civil Litigation
Trust and Probate Litigation
Bankruptcy Creditors
Civil Appeals
Arbitration & Mediation
Litigation Percentage:
50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions:
California, 1970
U.S. District Court Central District of California
U.S. District Court Southern District of California
U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit
University of Southern California Law Center, Los Angeles, California, 1970

George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, 1974

University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, 1967

Professional Associations and Memberships:
California State Bar Association
Former Mandatory Fee Arbitration Committee Member

Orange County Bar Association
Mandatory Fee Arbitration Panel Member

U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California
Bankruptcy Mediation Program Member

Birth Information:
1945, Waukegan, Illinois
West Practice Categories:
Contracts, Partnerships, Wrongful Termination -- Employee, Real Estate Law, Conveyancing
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