Paul E. Walker

Of Counsel

Litigation Background

Mr. Walker has tried in excess of 125 medical malpractice cases to verdict in the Courts of New York State and the Federal District Courts. Mr. Walker also represents physicians and healthcare providers in medical malpractice matters and in issues involving the Office of Professional Medical Conduct (OPMC) and the Office of Professional Discipline.


  • J.D., Fordham Law School, 1973
  • B.A., Dickinson College, 1965

Legal Employment History

Of Counsel, December 2013 – Present
Peltz & Walker
Member, 1979 – December 2013
Anthony L. Schiavetti, Esq. / Employers Insurance of Wausau
Associate, 1974 – 1979
Honorable Edward Thompson, Administrative Judge of the Civil Court of the City of New York
Legal Assistant, 1974

Military Service

United States Navy
Officer, 1965-1969

Lectures Delivered

  • Hospital for Special Surgery Annual Knee Symposium
  • Hospital for Special Surgery Alumni Spine Symposium
  • Lectured before Medical Groups and Hospitals on Risk Management
  • Lectured at Volunteer Attending Physicians Educational Seminars


  • Member, Bar of the State of New York, 1974
  • Member, Bar of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Military Appeals, 1976
  • Member, United States Supreme Court, 1976

Legal Associations

  • Past President, New York State Medical Malpractice Defense Association
  • Member, Board of Directors of the New York State Medical Malpractice Defense Association


  • Articles regarding physicians and conflicts with the Office of Professional Medical Conduct, (OPMC) published in The Journal of The Medical Society of the State of New York.


  • New York Super Lawyer, 2010-2014
  • Martindale Hubbell “AV” Rating

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