Kenneth Walker

Kenneth Walker
Of Counsel

kw@whitewiggins.com
214-303-3005
Dallas

Practice Areas
Business Transactions
Business Law
Business Formation and Dissolution
Corporations
Partnerships
Contracts
Real Estate
Estate Planning
Wills and Trusts

Kenneth E. Walker practices in the areas of business transactions, business law, business formation and dissolution, corporations, partnerships, contracts, real estate, estate planning, will and trust, computer law and tax. Mr. Walker's hometown is Memphis, Tennessee. He received his J.D., from Harvard Law School, and a B.A., in Economics and Afro-American Studies from Harvard College.

Mr. Walker serves as outside general counsel for a wide variety of businesses, including airport concessionaires, franchisees, franchisors, restaurants, retailers, manufacturers, professional service providers, and other service providers. Mr. Walker serves clients in Texas, Florida, California, North Carolina, and other parts of the United States.

EXPERIENCE

  • Adjunct Professor of Partnership Taxation, Texas Wesleyen School of Law, January, 1993 - April, 1993

  • Speaker, Legal Aspects of Starting a Business, Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce

  • Speaker, General Legal Considerations for Entrepreneurs, Start-ups and Small Businesses, Dallas Bar Association

  • Speaker, Significant Texas Real Estate Cases in 1990, Dallas Bar Association’s Friday Clinic

  • Speaker, Small Businesses and the Law: Legal Relationships for Horizons ’91, DART, DISD, City of Dallas, et al.

  • Speaker, Tax Planning for Small Businesses, for the Disadvantaged Business Workshop, J.L. Turner Legal Association and Dallas Area Rapid Transit Authority

EDUCATION

  • B.A., Harvard University (1982) Honors: Magna Cum Laude

  • Major: Economics and Afro-American Studies

  • J.D., Harvard University Law School (1987)

  • Harvard Law Review, 1984 - 1987

BAR/COURT ADMISSIONS

  • Texas, 1987

  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas

  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas

  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas

  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas

  • U.S. Tax Court

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES/MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Bar Association

  • Tax Section, Partnership and Small Business Committees of the American Bar Association

  • Real Property Section, Real Estate Taxation Committee of the Dallas Bar Association

  • Board Member, Dallas Bar Association, 1993

  • Director, J.L. Turner Legal Association, 1995

  • President, National Bar Association, Commercial Law Section

  • State Bar of Texas, Tax Section

  • State Bar of Texas, Real Property Section

  • State Bar of Texas, Corporate Section

  • State Bar of Texas, Entertainment and Sports Law Section