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Michael Charles Walter

Practice areas:

Municipal, Land Use & Zoning, Regulatory, Environmental and Natural Resources, Civil Rights

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Civil Rights: 20%
  2. Environmental and Natural Resources: 20%
  3. Regulatory: 20%
  4. Land Use & Zoning: 20%
  5. Municipal: 20%

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Contact Info

Keating, Bucklin and McCormack, Inc.

800 5th Avenue Suite 4141

Seattle, WA, 98104-3189

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive198507/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerN/A2006
Super LawyerN/A2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
InstructorBellevue Community College1985 - 1992

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
King County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington Defense Trial LawyersMemberN/A
Washington State Association of Municipal AttorneysN/AN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Damages, Regulatory Takings and Civil RightsUnknown2002
Potential Legal Claims Over Land Use DecisionsUnknown1998
Risk Management Strategies for SEPA Decision-MakingUnknown1998
Land Use Law and Municipal Liability: How to Communicate with the News Media/PUnknown1998
The Hearing Examiner systemUnknown1997
Ten Commandments of Good Quasi-Judicial Decision-MakingUnknown1996
Land Use Law & Municipal Liability: Recommendation for Effective Land Use Risk ManagementUnknown1996

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
University of WashingtonEditorial JournalismBA - Bachelor of Arts1980
University of WashingtonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1980

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
WCIA City Attorneys SeminarLand Use Law Update and Civil Rights Liability2005
Conference of Washington State Land Use Hearing ExaminersLand use law update, H.E. decision-making, damages claims, risk management, etc.2005
WCIA City Attorneys SeminarLand Use Law Update and Civil Rights Liability2005
WCIA City Attorneys SeminarLand Use Law Update and Civil Rights Liability2004
Public Risk Management Association-Washington mid-year conferenceRisk Management and Liability Issues for Public Buildings2004
Conference on Government TakingsTakings Law and panel debate2003
Conference on Government TakingsTakings law and panel debate2003
WCIA City Attorneys SeminarLand Use Law Update and Civil Rights Liability2003
Conference of Washington State Land Use Hearing ExaminersLand use law update, H.E. decision-making, damages claims, risk management, etc.2003
Conference of Washington State Land Use Hearing ExaminersLand use law update, H.E. decision-making, damages claims, risk management, etc.2003
Conference of Washington State Land Use Hearing ExaminersLand use law update, H.E. decision-making, damages claims, risk management, etc.2003
National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Pacific Risk Management SchoolUnknown2003
WCIA City Attorneys SeminarLand Use Law Update and Civil Rights Liability2002
Progressive Animal Welfare Society Annual ConventionAnnexation Law and Risk Management2002
Washington State American Medical Association Fall ConferenceLand Use Law and Updates2002
Washington State American Medical Association Fall ConferenceLand Use Law and Updates2002
Washington State American Medical Association Fall ConferenceLand Use Law and Updates2002
National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Pacific Risk Management SchoolUnknown2002
University of Washington, Advanced Land Use training for the Experienced land Use lawyerLand use law, civil rights claims, damages, defenses, etc.2001
WCIA City Attorneys SeminarLand Use Law Update and Civil Rights Liability2001
National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Pacific Risk Management SchoolUnknown2001
National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Pacific Risk Management SchoolUnknown2000
WCIA City Attorneys SeminarLand Use Law Update and Civil Rights Liability1999
WCIA City Attorneys SeminarLand Use Law Update and Civil Rights Liability1997
UnknownCommunication Law and Media Relations for Local Government1997
National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Pacific Risk Management SchoolUnknown1997
National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Pacific Risk Management SchoolUnknown1996
UnknownPreparing, Conducting and Deciding Quasi-Judicial Hearings1995
National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Pacific Risk Management SchoolUnknown1995
National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Pacific Risk Management SchoolUnknown1994
UnknownLand Use Law, Land Use Risk Management & Civil Rights Liability for Local Government and Elected Officials1992
UnknownSEPA Law and General Land Use Law for Local Government and Elected Officials1992