Walton Named to Inaugural Nation’s Best List
Gordon Walton has been named to Lawyers of Color’s inaugural Nation’s Best list. The list recognizes law firm partners and senior-level corporate counsel who have had noteworthy accomplishments and a commitment to diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. Walton was honored recently at a reception in Chicago.
A partner in the firm’s Chicago office, Walton focuses his practice on insurance law, representing insurers in all facets of complex coverage and bad faith disputes, including coverage litigation involving commercial general liability, excess/umbrella liability, pollution legal liability, and first-party property liability. In addition to his extensive experience in litigation and alternative dispute resolution, he offers strategic advice to local and national clients on insurance matters including risk analysis and management as well as claims counseling and coordination. He has been named to the list of Who’s Who in Black Chicago and was previously a member of The John Marshall Law School Alumni Association Board. He is a member of the American Bar Association, American Inn of Court, Chicago Black Partners Alliance, Chicago Inn of Court, Cook County Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, and the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel.