Walter K. Pyle, Esq.

Title: Lawyer
Company: Walter K. Pyle & Associates
Location: Berkeley, California, United States

Walter K. Pyle, Esq., Lawyer at Walter K. Pyle & Associates, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Lawyers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the legal industry.

Mr. Pyle is a prominent private practice attorney who has been serving Walter K. Pyle & Associates in Berkeley, CA, since 1988, having previously held private firms in both San Francisco, CA, and Chicago, IL, between 1978 and 1988. Prior to founding his own firm, he served as an assistant attorney general for the Illinois Attorney General’s Office in Chicago from 1969 to 1978. He commenced his career as an assistant in the State’s Attorney Criminal Division of the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office in Chicago between 1967 and 1969. Alongside his primary endeavors, he has been a judge pro tempore and an arbitrator in the Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland, CA, since 1989 and 1993, respectively.

The recipient of a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Loyola University, Mr. Pyle completed postgraduate coursework at New York University and was admitted to practice law in California and Illinois. He has also been admitted to practice law before the U.S. District Court for the Central and Northern Districts of Illinois, the U.S. District Court for the Southern, Eastern, Central, and Northern Districts of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First, Second, Seventh, Eighth and Ninth Circuits, and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is a certified specialist in appellate law and criminal law, and a board-certified civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

The president of the California Appellate Defense Counsel since 2009, Mr. Pyle was also the former director of the Alameda County Bar Association from 1992 to 1993 and member of the DuPage County Bar Association, the Bar Association of San Francisco, the Chicago Bar Association, the Irish-American Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the California Bar Association and the Illinois Bar Association. In light of his professional accomplishments, he was featured in Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in American Law.

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