Director of Lawyering Skills, Deputy Law Librarian and Associate Professor of Law
B.A., Hofstra University
J.D., Rutgers University School of Law
M.L.I.S., Rutgers University School of Community, Information and Library Studies
David C. Walker is the Director of Lawyering Skills, Deputy Law Librarian and Associate Professor of Law at LMU Law. He has also served as the Director of the Lawyering Skills and Academic Support Programs as well as the Information Services Librarian. Walker has also taught legal research and writing, and was responsible for creating the first-year legal research course.
Prior to working at LMU Law, Walker served as a reference librarian at the
Charleston School of Law, where he also taught legal research and writing as an adjunct
professor. During law school, Walker worked for the Middlesex County (N.J.) Prosecutor’s
Office and the United States Department of Justice Antitrust Division. After law
school, he clerked for the Honorable Deborah J. Venezia, J.S.C.
Walker served as contributing editor of Law Librarian Blog from 2009 to 2013.
His scholarly interests include the nature of legal authority in the United States at
both the state and federal level, the intersection of jurisprudence and legal research,
law librarianship, and dictionaries.