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Grant L. Walker

Criminal defense Attorney at Bismarck, ND

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Walker Law Firm, PLLC, Overview:

 

HONEST REPRESENTATION, THE RESULTS YOU DESERVE:  SMART  *  EFFECTIVE  *  CONNECTED

Our attorneys have the knowledge to provide sound legal advice and the courtroom skills to obtain favorable case results.  We take the time to get to know the needs and desires of our clients.  Additionally, we take a personal approach to ensure that our clients receive unparalleled representation.

 

Attorney Overview:

Grant Walker is a licensed attorney in North Dakota and South Dakota.  Additionally, Grant is admitted to the Bar of the United States District Court for the District of North Dakota, admitted to the Bar of the United States District Court for the District of South Dakota, and admitted to the Bar of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.  Grant is also a licensed real estate broker in North Dakota.  Grant specializes in the areas of criminal law, personal injuries, and real estate law.  

 

Grant has an impressive legal career as a former State’s Attorney, Special Assistant United States Attorney for North Dakota, Special Assistant United States Attorney for South Dakota, and Chief Prosecutor.  After retiring as a prosecutor, Grant started his own law firm, Walker Law Firm, PLLC, and real estate firm, Genesis Realty, LLC.

 

Some of Grant’s notable accomplishments in his career are as follows:  he was appointed by the United States Attorney General Eric Holder to the Federal Advisory Task Force on Research on Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women; he was appointed by the South Dakota Governor to the Governor’s Council of Juvenile Services and Disproportionate Minority Confinement Committee; he was the United States Attorney’s Office 2014 Champion of Public Safety in Indian Country Award Recipient; he is a published author; he is a faculty member for the National Judicial College; and he is a faculty member for the Office of Justice Services Division of Tribal Justice Support.

 

Grant is a member in good standing of the South Dakota State Bar, North Dakota State Bar, Bar of the United States District Court for the District of North Dakota and the District of South Dakota, and the Bar of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.  Grant is a member of the Criminal Law Committee for the State Bar of South Dakota; member of the Native American Children’s Alliance; member of the Criminal Justice Advisory Committee for Sitting Bull College; and member of the Native American Children’s Alliance.

 

Grant was a former Vice Chairman of the South Dakota Tribal Attorney’s Association; former member of the South Dakota Tribal Juvenile Justice Advisory Group; former member of the Tribal Advisory Group for the University of New Mexico School of Law in collaboration with the American Indian Law Center, Inc.; former member of the South Dakota State’s Attorney’s Association; former member of the National District Attorney’s Association; former member of the Legislative Committee for the South Dakota State’s Attorney’s Association; former member of the Consolidation and Long-Range Planning Committee for the South Dakota State’s Attorney’s Association; and former Production Editor for the South Dakota Law Review, Volume 48. 

 

Grant is dedicated to get the results that his clients deserve.

Licensed for 18 years
State ND
Status Authorized to Practice Law
Acquired 2014
Updated 11/22/2022
State SD
Status Active
Acquired 2004
Updated 02/25/2015

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

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Walker Law Firm, PLLC
108-1301 Tacoma Ave.
Bismarck, ND, 58504

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Posted by Warren | June 11, 2021
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| Hired Attorney
Couldn't Ask For Better Representation
Grant is extremely knowledgeable and experienced in law. He is fair, trustworthy, and will treat you with respect. You can't go wrong calling Grant!
Response from Grant Walker June 12, 2021
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Posted by William | June 12, 2015
Tremendous Representation
Grant did an unbelievable job representing me in my personal injury case. His professionalism, attention to detail and results were fabulous. He worked extremely hard for me, and explained each detail to me in terms that I could understand. Highly recommend Grant for any legal representation. I felt very comfortable talking to Grant, and I knew I could trust him to keep my best interests as his highest priority.
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Posted by anonymous | February 23, 2015
If you are charged with a crime in North or South Dakota, you should call Grant
I referred to Grant by a friend. He was the best lawyer I have ever dealt with. Honest and upfront with everything. I was 100% satisfied with his services!
Response from Grant Walker June 12, 2021
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Cost

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  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
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Cash, Check

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AVVO RATING 7.7 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Broker and Owner
  • Genesis Realty, LLC
  • 2015 - Present
  • Attorney and Owner
  • Walker Law Firm, PLLC
  • 2014 - Present
  • Faculty
  • National Judicial College
  • 2013 - Present
  • Special Assistant United States Attorney District of ND
  • United States Attorney's Office
  • 2011 - 2014
  • Special Assistant United States Attorney District of SD
  • United States Attorney's Office
  • 2011 - 2014
  • Federal Advisory Task Force
  • United States Attorney's Office
  • 2011 - 2014
  • Special Prosecutor
  • Yankton Sioux Tribe
  • 2010 - 2014
  • Chief Prosecutor
  • Standing Rock Sioux Tribe
  • 2009 - 2014
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Sitting Bull College
  • 2009 - 2014
  • State's Attorney
  • Walworth County
  • 2005 - 2009
  • Special Prosecutor
  • Hughes County, Campbell County, and Potter County
  • 2005 - 2009
  • Law Clerk
  • First Judicial Circuit Of South Dakota
  • 2003 - 2004
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Education

  • University of South Dakota School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2003
  • University of South Dakota
  • B.S.
  • 1999

Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Champion of Public Safety in Indian Country Award
  • United States Attorney’s Office
  • 2014

Publications

  • South Dakota Defense Lawyers Association, Volume 2003, Issue 1
  • The Abolishment of Covenants Not to Compete Among Physicians
  • 2003
  • South Dakota Law Review, Volume 47, Issue 1
  • No Limits. State v. Martin: The Scope of a Warrantless Inventory Search
  • 2002

Speaking Engagements

  • The National Judicial College: Trial Advocacy & Evidence for Prosecutors
  • Trial Advocacy & Evidence for Prosecutors
  • 2015
  • The National Judicial College: Native American Issues & Working With The United States Attorney's Office
  • Native American Issues & Working With The United States Attorney's Office
  • 2013
  • The North Dakota State Bar Annual Meeting
  • Transitions in Tribal Justice
  • 2011

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Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 18
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Bismarck Criminal defense Lawyer Grant L. Walker
Grant L. Walker
Criminal defense Attorney
Bismarck, ND
Licensed for 18 years
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