Quad Cities Office

Phone: (563) 445-2264
Direct: (563) 445-2244
Fax: (563) 445-2267
Email: Michael C. Walker

Paralegal:
Lisa Hamly
Direct: (563) 445-2154

 

Michael C. Walker

Areas of Practice:

General Practice including but not limited to:

  • Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Municipal Law

Bar Admissions:

  • Iowa, 1992
  • Illinois, 1992
  • United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois, 1997
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, 1993
  • United States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 2002
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa, 2009

Education:

  • University of Iowa College of Law, Iowa City, Iowa
    • Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1992
    • Captain, Moot Court Team, 1991-1992
    • Vice Chairperson, Moot Court Board, 1990-1991
    • Associate Editor, Iowa Law Review, 1991-1992
    • First Place and Best Advocate Award,
      • VanOosterhout Memorial Moot Court Competition.
    • Regional Finalist and Regional Best Brief Award,
      • National Moot Court Competition, 1991
  • Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
    • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science with Distinction, 1988
    • Minor in Economics

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Rock Island County Bar Association
  • Scott County Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers

Honors and Awards:

  • 2017 Best Lawyers in America
  • 2016 Best Lawyers in America
  • 2016 Best Lawyers, Lawyer of the Year - Personal Injury (Defendants)
  • 2016 Distinguished A.V. Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015 Best Lawyers in America
  • 2014 Best Lawyers in America
  • 2008-2013 Listed in Best Lawyers in America
  • Rotary International Exchange Student to Sweden, 1983-1984
  • Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year Award, Scott County Legal Aid, 1993

Public Service:

  • Davenport Noon Optimist Club
    • Member, 1995-Present
    • Vice President, 1998-2002
    • President, 2002-2003
  • Quad City Arts
    • President, 2013-2015 term
    • Board of Directors, 2006-present
    • Vanguard Visiting Artist Group, 2002-present
    • Executive Board Member, 2008-present
    • Chair of Visual Arts Committee, 2008-2012