Attorney Erik L. Walter

Erik-L.-Walter

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Contact Erik

Lake County: 440-946-7656

Cuyahoga County: 216-861-4211

Email: [email protected]

Meet Erik L. Walter

Erik L. Walter is a bold advocate for business clients in the areas of environmental law, oil and gas, commercial transactions, zoning and litigation for both individuals and corporations.  He sits on numerous nonprofit boards in the community. Prior to joining Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A., Erik was a shareholder with the law firm of Knaggs, Harter, Brake & Schneider, P.C. located in Lansing, Michigan. Prior to joining Knaggs, Harter, Brake & Schneider, P.C. in 1999, Erik served for nearly three years as the law clerk for the Honorable William E. Collette in the Ingham County Circuit Court located in Lansing, Michigan. He has practiced law for 21 years and has won several major jury trials, represented major corporate clients as well as individuals.

Published Blogs

Residential Landlord 101: Issues All Ohio Landlords Should Consider

Understanding Ohio’s Line Fence Law – Keeping Rural Neighbors and Animals Out

Leveraging Ohio’s Bad Check Laws to Your Advantage

To Cut or Not to Cut: That is the Question

On a Personal Note:

He has been married to his wife for 21 years, has three children and resides in Concord Township, Ohio.

Head Coach of Concord Youth Baseball League
Head Coach of Concord Girls Softball League
Assistant Coach Riverside Youth Football League
Assistant Upward Basketball Coach

Areas of Practice:

Education & Admissions:

Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan, 1997 J.D.
Montana Bar (2009)
Ohio Bar (2005)
Michigan Bar (1997)
United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio
United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
United States District Court, Western District of Michigan
United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
United States District Court, District of Montana
United States Supreme Court

Associations & Memberships:

Montana Bar
Ohio State Bar
Michigan Bar
American Bar Association
Lake County Bar Association
BNI International, Member

Leadership & Honors:

Martindale Hubbell AV-rated
President, Auburn Career Center
Lake County Educational Services Center, Board Member
YMCA Lake County, Board Member, and past President
Northeast Ohio Autism Group, Board Member
Lake County Jail Ministries, Board Member
YMCA Board Member of the Year, 2010 and 2013
YMCA Volunteer of the Year, 2001
Cornerstone Christian Academy, President

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