University of Kentucky, B.A 1971
J.D. Stetson University College of Law, 1982
Certified by Supreme Court of Florida and United States Federal District Court for the Middle District of Florida as a Civil Court Mediator.
Mr. Walker has experience in mediating personal injury, nursing home and ALF claims, medical malpractice, employment law, labor relations, civil rights, eminent domain, patent and trademark infringement, commercial and banking matters and construction and worker’s compensation.
AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
Fraxedas Mediation Firm
Upchurch, Watson, White & Fraxedas
GENERAL LEGAL EXPERIENCE
For nine years, Mr. Walker practiced primarily defense. For years thereafter, he represented plaintiffs exclusively. He has tried cases in both State and Federal Court. Prior to attending Stetson University College of Law, Mr. Walker worked in the Labor/Employee Relations field with a major central Florida company, where his duties included employee dispute resolution. He has taught in the paralegal program at Florida Metropolitan University and has been a frequent seminar participant throughout the state.
Mr. Walker has been a long-standing member of the Florida Bar, the American Bar Association, and the Orange County Bar Association. He is also a member of the Florida Association of the Professional Mediators and has been admitted to practice before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States District Court for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida.