Joel Walker Attorney at law.

Joel Walker, an award winning lawyer, has been practicing law in the Quad Cities area for over a decade. Joel Walker is licensed to practice law in the States of Iowa and Missouri. Joel Walker brings his extensive knowledge and trial experience as an educator, prosecutor and defense lawyer to every case. Please contact our office to schedule a consultation.

Biography

WORK EXPERIENCE
Law Office of Joel Walker
Davenport, IA Nov. '07- Present
General Practitioner specializing in criminal defense litigation and family law.

Pillers and Richmond Law Firm
DeWitt, IA Jan. '07- Nov. '07
General Practitioner specializing in criminal defense litigation and family law.

Clinton County Attorney's Office
Clinton, IA Nov. '05 – Jan. '07
Litigation; research; client, victim, and witness interviews; negotiations; briefs; and oral arguments.

Kaplan University
Davenport, IA July '05 – July '08
Adjunct Professor in the Paralegal and Criminal Justice Departments.

EDUCATION

Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, MI
Juris Doctor, May 2004

St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
Bachelor of Arts in History, May 1998

ORGANIZATIONS

Scott County Bar Association, Executive Council May '13 – Present

Iowa Legal Aid May '13 – Present

Friends of the Davenport Public Library Apr. '09- Apr. '13

Holy Family Catholic Church, Finance Council Feb. '12 – Feb. '15

Awards and Honors

William B. Waterman Volunteer Attorney of the
Year Award

Michigan State-Detroit College of Law National
Trial Advocacy Competition

Semi-Finalist, Best Advocate, Best Opening Statement

Mock Trial Invitational
Winner, Best Advocate

First-Year Criminal Procedure Moot Court
Competition

Winner, Second Best Advocate, Best Advocate of the Finals

Intra-School Moot Court Competition
Semi-Finalist,
Tenth Best Advocate

Mock Trial Competition
Semi-Finalist

Student Bar Association, Senator

Certificate of Merit (2)