Kristin L. Walker L’08

Professor of Practice and Faculty Director of ExternshipsProfessor of Practice and Faculty Director of Externships

Kristin is a full time practitioner at the law firm of William Mattar Law Offices in Syracuse, New York. Before joining William Mattar, Kristin worked at the law firms of Catalano Law and Alexander & Catalano since 2015. Prior, Kristin Walker practiced civil litigation as an associate at the law firms of Barclay Damon LLP and Costello, Cooney & Fearon PLLC in Syracuse, NY, where she managed numerous insurance defense and insurance coverage matters. Prior to that, Kristin was an associate at McCarter & English LLP in the firm’s New York City office. At McCarter, Kristin practiced within the firm’s corporate, securities and financial institutions practice group.

Kristin graduated cum laude from Syracuse University College of Law in 2008 where she served as Managing Editor of the Syracuse Law Review from 2007 to 2008. While in law school, she clerked for Judge David N. Hurd of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York and interned at the U.S. District Attorney’s Office. Kristin recieved her B.A., magna cum laude, from Villanova University in 2002. Kristin is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey. She is a member of the American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association and the Onondaga County Bar Association.


    • Syracuse University
      J.D., cum laude 2008
    • Villanova University
      B.A., magna cum laude 2002