Walker R. Lawrence

Associate

Tel: (312) 368-0100
Fax: (312) 368-0111
Email: wlawrence@lgattorneys.com
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Practice Areas
Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Corporate and Business
Employment and Benefits

Experience
Walker’s practice focuses on counseling his clients in general business transactions, such as leasing, loan documents, and entity formations. He helps businesses and their owners manage, run and operate their companies through proactive counseling in wide range of issues including Title VII, ADEA, ADA, FLSA, FMLA, ERISA the Illinois Human Rights Act and Illinois Whistleblower Act, among other statutes and common law employment disputes.   Walker also represents business executives in employment matters including executive compensation and separation negotiations, as well as non-competition and non-solicitation disputes.  In 2017 and 2018 Walker was recognized by Super Lawyers as an Illinois Rising Star.

Education
John Marshall Law School, J.D., magna cum laude 2008
University of Denver (Bachelor of Music) 2005

Courts and Bar Admissions

Court

Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois
Northern District of Indiana
Western District of Texas

Bar
Illinois

Personal
Outside of work Walker enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys and cooking whatever is in season.

testimonials

"We've worked with Levin Ginsburg since the 1980s...we have grown with them and have a very high level of comfort and confidence with this firm." Jay Nichols, President,
Badger Murphy
"Astute, responsive and practical. Those are three reasons why we work with Levin Ginsburg." Bryan L. Oyster, V.P. and General Manager,
Bentley Forbes