In the Matter of James N. Walker

On October 18, 2017, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals signed a final judgment of disbarment against Austin attorney James N. Walker, 64, State Bar of Texas Card No. 20708600. On or about May 16, 2017, an order of deferred adjudication was entered in, The State of Texas v. James Walker, Case No. D-1-DC-16300764 in the 299th Judicial District Court of Travis County, Texas where in Walker pled guilty to Possession with the Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance: Heroin Pg 1>=4g<200g, a felony, an Intentional Crime as defined in the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedure, and was placed on community supervision for five years and ordered to perform 120 hours of community service and ordered not to practice law during the term of his deferred adjudication. BODA cause number 57321.

BODA Cause Number: 
59122
Type of Matter: 
Compulsory Discipline
Date Filed: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
BODA Decision: 
Disbarred
Appealed to the Supreme Court: 
No
SBOT Card No.: 
20708600
Docket Date: 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017