Biography

Jacqulyn N. Walker is an associate in the firm's Litigation department where she represents clients in all aspects of general commercial litigation. From 2013 to 2014, Ms. Walker served as a law clerk to the Hon. Michael A. Shipp of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. 

Ms. Walker also supports the firm’s strong pro bono commitment. She has been recognized for her work on the firm’s State Central Register project by the New York County Lawyer’s Association, winning the 2015 award for “Outstanding Work and Dedicated Pro Bono Service.” 

Representative Matters

Commercial Litigation
Representation of a major pharmaceutical company in connection with multiple actions relating to the pricing of its products.

Representation of a financial-guaranty insurer in breach-of-contract, fraud, and successor-liability litigation involving mortgage-backed securities.

Representation of a business-to-business publishing company defending against a competitor’s claims of fraud, unfair competition, antitrust violations, and other causes of action arising from allegations of corporate espionage.

Representation of an endodontics company defending against claims of breach of contract, misappropriation of trade secrets, and unfair competition.

White Collar Defense and Investigations
Investigation on behalf of major energy drink manufacturer in cooperation with law enforcement authorities, which led to the successful seizure of counterfeit products from dozens of individuals and businesses and the recovery of millions of dollars in settlements, judgments and penalties.

Defense of a not-for-profit foundation in connection with civil asset forfeiture proceedings through which the U.S. Department of Justice seeks to forfeit assets valued at more than $300 million.

Compliance Oversight
Serving on the Monitoring Team for the Newark Police Division (NPD), led by Peter C. Harvey, responsible for overseeing the NPD’s compliance with a Consent Decree issued by the U.S. Department of Justice.

Pro Bono
Successfully obtained child support and sole custody for pro bono client in New York state court.

Representation of former tenants in suit against landlord for property damage caused by fire.

Successfully obtained the removal of a client’s name from the State Central Register.

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; District of New Jersey
  • New York
  • New Jersey

Professional Activities

MEMBERSHIPS: New York State Bar Association; New York City Bar Association; American Bar Association; Metropolitan Black Bar Association

Publications

  • Co-Author, "Arbitration & Electronic Discovery," eDiscovery for Corporate Counsel (West 2010)