Christopher A. Walker, Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s Florida office, advises investors, financial institutions, investment developers, builders, contractors, condominiums, and civic associations in the development, negotiation, and financing of complex real estate transactions, including closing affordable housing transactions, public finance transactions, and economic development matters. His affordable housing experience includes large affordable housing portfolio sales and acquisitions, low income housing tax credits, construction, non-profit development, joint ventures, HAP contracts, HUD financing, institutional financing, bonds, fair housing, and other financial programs to promote affordable housing, stability, and security of individuals and families. He regularly advises management companies in connection with real estate ventures, including compliance and insurance related matters. Mr. Walker assists clients with all aspects of investment, including raising capital, stock, and asset acquisitions, private placements, joint ventures, and public financing.
He also represents financial institutions nationally and in Canada on both real estate secured and asset secured lending transactions and has extensive experience in SBA-related matters.
Mr. Walker has successfully closed billions of dollars in real estate, stock, and other acquisitions and financing matters for his clients across multiple states.
- Practice Teams
- Real Estate
- Banking & Financial Transactions
- Mergers and Acquisitions
ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
- New York
- U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
- Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law, J.D., cum laude
- Washington & Jefferson College, B.A., summa cum laude
- Florida Bar Association
- Jacksonville Bar Association
- New York State Bar Association
- Christian Legal Society
- Invest in America’s Veterans Foundation, Board of Directors
Honors & Awards
- St. Augustine Record, 40 Under Forty, 2019
- Literacy New York, Buffalo-Niagara, Chairman’s Award, 2013
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