Chuck Walker Biography
Charles R. Walker,
Admitted to Nebraska State Bar Association 1983; Nebraska Supreme Court;
Admitted to Arizona State Bar Association 2001; Arizona Supreme Court;
U. S. District Court, Arizona and Nebraska;
U. S. Tax Court;
U. S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; and
The Supreme Court of the United States of America.
EDUCATION: Bellevue University (B. A. Cum Laude, 1980); Creighton University School of Law (J.D. 1983); University of Delaware/American Bankers Association, (Stonier Graduate School of Banking, 1989).
Professional Employment: Bank of Bellevue, Bellevue, Nebraska, Assistant Vice President, 1975-1982; Peat Marwick Mitchell and Company, Tax Department, 1982-1983; First National Bank of Omaha, Executive Vice President, 1983-1999; (Holding Company positions: First of Omaha Savings, President; First National Bank South Dakota, Chairman of the Board of Directors, First Credit Corporation, President, First National Leasing, President); Charles R. Walker, PLC., Attorney at Law, 1999-2003; Managing Member, Walker & Walker, Attorneys at Law, PLC.
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS: State Bar Association of Arizona; Prescott Estate Planning Council; Yavapai County Bar Association; Nebraska State Bar Association; Omaha Bar Association; Lawyer’s Council, Banker’s Roundtable, 1993-1997; Executive Council, Nebraska Bankers Association, 1990-1995; Board of Directors, Nebraska Bankers Education Foundation, 1995-1998.
HONORS: Lifetime Fellow, Nebraska State Bar Foundation, Member 1995, Lifetime Fellow 2002; Law School top grade 1982 for Partnership Taxation; Initiative Award, Yavapai College Foundation 2010.
Civic: Chairman, Greater Prescott Area Prayer Breakfast; Past Board President, Kiwanis Foundation 2008-2010; Past Board Member, Kiwanis, Prescott, 2005-2007; Member, Board of Directors, Past President, Yavapai College Foundation, 2000-2008; Instructor, Yavapai College, 2001; Member, Board of Directors, Chair of Planned Giving, Treasurer, Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters, 2001-2004; Board of Directors, Executive Committee, American Red Cross, Heartland Chapter, 1992-1998; Board of Directors, Executive Committee, College of St. Mary, 1989-2000; Vice-Chairman, Board of Directors, Nebraska Independent College Foundation, 1995-1998; Chairman, Board of Directors, Junior Achievement of the Midlands 1985-1995; Chairman, Board of Directors, INROADS/Greater Omaha, 1995-2000; Chairman, Prison Fellowship, Nebraska and Iowa, 1994-1998.
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I endorse Chuck due to his honesty, integrity and breadth of legal knowledge. Chuck is highly respected among his peers in our legal community. He is incredibly approachable and down-to-earth, which is not something one could say about all lawyers. He carries himself with confidence and a plain-spoken sensibility that I find refreshing and endearing.
Andrew Diener Family Attorney
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I highly recommend Chuck Walker to anyone who is looking for a knowledgeable, experienced attorney in the area of estate planning and administration. He also happens to be a very nice individual with a lot of integrity.
William Graves Estate planning Attorney
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Initiative Award||Yavapai College Foundation||2010|
|Nebraska State Bar Foundation Lifetime Fellow||Nebraska State Bar Association||2002|
|Highest Grade, Partnership Taxation||Creighton Law School||1982|
|Member Manager||Walker & Walker Attorneys at Law, PLC||2001 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Yavapai County Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|State Bar of Arizona||Member||2001 - Present|
|Prescott Estate Planning Council||Member||2000 - Present|
|Nebraska State Bar Association||member||1983 - Present|
|American Bankers Association||Lawyer’s Council, Banker’s Roundtable||1993 - 1997|
|University of Delaware/American Bankers Assoc.||Stonier Graduate School of Banking||Diploma, Thesis completed||1989|
|Creighton University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1983|
|Bellevue College||Business Administration||BA - Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude||1980|
|Arizona Forum WealthCounsel||Best Practices-Living Wills and Powers of Attorney in Arizona||2011|
|Northern Arizona Chapter of CPAs||Issues with Estate Planning (A review of what happens when somebody dies)||2010|