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Christopher C. Walton

Christopher C. Walton

Walton Law, A.P.C.
  • Personal Injury, Employment Law, Nursing Home Abuse
  • California, Washington
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Biography

Christopher C. Walton is an experienced and award-winning Personal Injury and Employment attorney. Chris aggressively pursues the compensation his clients need and deserve.

Having spent several years defending insurance companies, Chris has unique legal insight and knowledge. He now dedicates his practice to fighting for the rights and interests of those harmed by the wrongdoing or negligence of others.

Chris has been honored with numerous awards for his legal success. He has been recognized as a Top 10 Personal Injury Attorney, Best of the Bar, Client's Choice, Outstanding Trial Lawyer and Super Lawyer.

Contact Chris for a Free Consultation. No fee unless we win!

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Employment Law
    Employment Discrimination, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
    Nursing Home Abuse
Additional Practice Area
  • Fall Injuries
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
State Bar of California
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Washington
Washington State Bar Association
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Principal and Founder
Walton Law, A.P.C.
- Current
Partner
Webb & Walton, LLP
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Attorney at Law
Berman & Riedel, LLP
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Attorney at Law
Greer & Associates, APC
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Internship
Whatcom County Public Defenders
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Education
California Western School of Law
J.D. (2003)
Honors: cum laude; Dean’s Merit Scholarship for superior academic achievement; American Jurisprudence Award for academic excellence.
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Western Washington University
B.A. (2001)
Honors: President’s Honor List.
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Awards
Top 10 Personal Injury Attorney
The Daily Transcript
Attorney of the Month
San Diego Attorney Journal
Super Lawyer
Thompson Rueters Super Lawyers
2013-present
Clients’ Choice Award
Avvo
Best of the Bar
San Diego Business Journal
2016, 2017
Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award
CASD
Professional Associations
California State Bar  # 231298
Member
Current
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Washington State Bar
Member
Current
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Consumer Attorneys of San Diego
Immediate Past President
Current
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American Association for Justice
Member
Current
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Hon. William B. Enright American Inn of Court
Barrister
Current
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Washington State Association for Justice
Eagle Member
Current
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Whatcom County Bar Association
Member
Current
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North County Bar Association
Member
Current
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San Diego County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Consumer Attorneys of California
Board of Directors
Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Top Five Wage and Hour Violations
Consumer Attorney Blog
How Do I Work With an Attorney on a Contingency Basis
Consumer Attorney Blog
Elders in Nursing Homes More Likely to Get Life-Threatening Bed Sores
Consumer Attorney Blog
Ending Elder Abuse
San Diego Attorney Journal
New Study Finds Many Agencies Place Unqualified Caregivers in Homes of Elderly
West Coast Consumer Attorney Blog
Recognizing and Reporting Financial Elder Abuse--California's Financial Elder Abuse Reporting Act
West Coast Consumer Attorney Blog
Overuse of Psychoactive Drugs in California Nursing Homes Reaches an Alarming Rate
West Coast Consumer Attorney Blog
Budget Cuts Put Elderly at Risk of Abuse
La Jolla Light
Speaking Engagements
What Every LNC Should Know About California's Elder Abuse Act
American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants Continuing Educational Meeting
2012
Senior Resource Association Education Program
Civil Remedies Under California's Elder Abuse Act
2012
Senior Law - Current Issues
San Diego Law Library
2016
Certifications
Advanced Mediation Training Certification
McGill Center for Creative Problem Solving
Websites & Blogs
Website
Christopher C. Walton's Website Profile
Website
Walton Law, A.P.C. Website
Blog
Consumer Attorney Blog
Contact & Map
Walton Law, A.P.C.
San Diego
12555 High Bluff Dr
#333
San Diego, CA 92130
Toll-Free: (866) 338-7079
Telephone: (858) 384-3320
Walton Law, A.P.C.
Bellingham Office
2219 Rimland Dr
#301
Bellingham, WA 98226
Telephone: (360) 543-1010
Walton Law, A.P.C.
Murrieta
26636 Margarita Rd
#100
Murrieta, CA 92563
Telephone: (951) 240-5522