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Fred Walker is a board-certified attorney, having first been certified as a specialist in Consumer Bankruptcy Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in 1989. Mr. Walker practices law in his own firm, Fred E. Walker & Associates, P.C. He has practiced in this field since 1983, when he graduated from Texas Tech University School of Law.  In 1978 Mr. Walker obtained his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas in Austin.


Mr. Walker is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, College of the State Bar of Texas, Texas State Bar Association, Travis County Bar Association, and the Bankruptcy Section of the Austin Bar Association.  He is admitted to practice in all Texas Courts; the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas, the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Tax Court.


He has handled numerous matters throughout the state involving bankruptcy, reorganizations and resolution of tax deficiencies, representing primarily debtors, but also representing creditors, trustees and other interested parties.  A substantial portion of his practice is devoted to the representation of individual debtors in consumer bankruptcy proceedings and resolving tax collection matters, and he has successfully represented over 15,000 people during his career.


Mr. Walker is rated Excellent by AVVO, one of the leading websites where consumers go to find information about lawyers, and he has been awarded the AVVO Client’s Choice Award in 2012 and 2013. He is active in local community and civic affairs. He has served as a Trustee for the Lake Travis Independent School District where he served as an advocate for children and education.


Fred Walker has three children; his eldest son Garrett is studying Criminal Justice at Texas State University, his oldest daughter Rachel is studying Management and Marketing at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas; and his third daughter Katie is a Junior at St. Michael's Academy in Austin, Texas. Both Garrett and Rachel plan on following in their father's footsteps and attending law school while Katie has her heart set on being a Pediatrician.


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Practice areas


  1. Bankruptcy: 80%
    32 years, 15 thousand cases
  2. Tax: 15%
    27 years, 2 thousand cases
  3. Unspecified: 5%



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  • Robert Werner von Dohlen

    I endorse this lawyer. Gives excellent, insightful answers to questions on AVVO. I would not hesitate to refer clients to Mr. Walker.


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  • Saam Seyed Ghiaasiaan

    I endorse this lawyer. Frederick is a sharp witted, outside-the-box thinker who brings these attributes to the table for his clients' benefit.


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Contact info

Fred Walker, Attorney

609 Castle Ridge Road Suite 220

Austin, TX, 78746-5126


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198301/09/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Board Certified Consumer Bankruptcy Specialist Since 1989Texas Board of Legal Specialization1989
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberFred E. Walker & Associates, P.C.1986 - Present
Associate General CounselBayly, Martin @ Faye, International1985 - 1986
Attorney for the ReceiverTexas State Board of Insurance1983 - 1985
Legislative AideTexas State Representative Bill Presnal1982 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2003 - Present
Lake Travis Independent School DistrictTrustee1993 - 1995
Travis County Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1983 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In Re: Gary Eugene SabinsDebtor received discharge. Case Closed.
In Re: Jerry Don SummersJudgment rendered for Debtor.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
University of Texas System, AustinBusiness AdministrationB.B.A.1978