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John Walter

Associate

Admitted to practice in both Alabama and Florida, John Walter’s practice focuses on tort and business litigation.  His experience includes defending cases that involve wrongful death, premises liability, dram shop liability, and railroad crossing accidents. Mr. Walter also has significant experience defending a major railroad in Federal Employers Liability Act cases. Prior to joining Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial, Mr. Walter practiced transactional law in Miami, Florida, where he developed skills and knowledge that he uses to assist clients engaged in business disputes.

Education

University of Montevallo, B.A., 2010

Magna Cum Laude

Omicron Delta Kappa

University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 2014

Cum Laude

Jessup International Moot Court Team

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Florida State Bar
  • Alabama State Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit 

Awards & Recognitions

Higher Education Partnership, Advocacy in Action Award - 2010

Professional & Community Activities

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

News & Publications

New Antitrust Law Improves M&A Review Process, ABA International Legal Developments Year in Review, 2013.