Walker, Leibowitz honored by Best Lawyers
Irving E. Walker, a member of Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard, P.A. in Baltimore, has been named Baltimore’s “Lawyer of the Year” in the area of bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights/insolvency and reorganization by Best Lawyers for the second year in a row.
Walker has represented debtors, creditors’ committees, trustees, and other interested parties in bankruptcy cases, out-of-court restructurings, and litigation arising out of distressed or failed businesses for more than 32 years. Walker’s litigation experience includes precedent-setting cases at the trial and appellate court levels, including the U.S. Supreme Court, where he won a unanimous decision in the case of Citizens Bank of Maryland v. Strumpf in 1995.