A trusted and renowned attorney at law, Richard Walker has achieved professional success as a founding partner of Walker & Peskind, PLLC. For the last five years, Mr. Walker has been effectively assisting clients with legal matters pertaining to business fraud, racketeering, and the protection of trade secrets and property information. Known for his creativity in the courtroom, Mr. Walker has been regarded by his peers and his clients as a top lawyer and litigator. Mr. Walker takes pride in his ability to build excellent and long-lasting relationships with people, and always goes the extra mile to ensure that each client will achieve the best possible outcome, no matter how complex the case may be.
Prior to his current focus, Mr. Walker mainly handled cases involving employment and labor law. He has worked with employers and Fortune 500 corporations on a national basis, and has become well-known for defending employers against claims brought under whistleblower protection laws. Additionally, Mr. Walker formerly taught law school students at the University of South Carolina for six years. He was also a partner in some of the most prominent national law firms in the U.S., including the Phoenix office of Quarles & Brady, as well as the office of Winston & Strawn in the District of Columbia.