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Labor Law

Tamiko N. Walker is a Senior Trial Attorney in the Naval Litigation Office of the Department of the Navy’s Office of the General Counsel. Ms. Walker represents the Navy in a broad range of labor and employment litigation. Prior to becoming a Senior Trial Attorney for the Navy, Ms. Walker was an Assistant Counsel for the Naval Facilities Engineering Command where she provided counsel and training on labor and employment law issues, litigated cases before the Merit Systems Protection Board and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, participated in collective bargaining agreement negotiations, defended the Navy in arbitration, and managed internal investigations. Prior to entering the federal sector, Ms. Walker worked as a Trial Attorney for Allstate Insurance Company and served as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas.

In addition to her litigation experience, Ms. Walker has notable alternative dispute resolution experience. She is a Mediator for the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. She is also an Arbitrator and serves on the committee for the Attorney Client Arbitration Board of the District of Columbia Bar. Ms. Walker previously served as an Arbitrator for the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas Compulsory Arbitration Program.

Ms. Walker received her Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law after earning a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from Hampton University. Ms. Walker also earned a Master of Laws degree in Litigation and Dispute Resolution from the George Washington University Law School.

Ms. Walker is admitted to the Pennsylvania and District of Columbia bars. She is an active member of the American Bar Association (ABA). Ms. Walker previously served as a co-chair for the ABA Labor and Employment Law Section - Federal Sector Labor and Employment Law Committee and a candidate in the section’s Leadership Development Program. Ms. Walker is also an active member of the National Bar Association (NBA). Ms. Walker was a recipient of the 2014 NBA Trailblazers Under 40 Award which recognizes accomplished attorneys in their field of endeavor and have demonstrated a commitment to advancing the goals of the NBA. In addition, Ms. Walker is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and a participant in various community service initiatives.

updated: July 27, 2015