Founded in 1932 by Paul W. Walter and D. Rusk Haverfield, Walter | Haverfield LLP prides itself on maintaining an enduring tradition of Midwestern values of honesty and professionalism combined with effective, aggressive representation. The firm skillfully blends the talents, resources and expertise of much larger firms with the intimate, economical approach of long-time family counselors.
Walter | Haverfield focuses its practice on the following major areas:
- Real Estate Law
- Education Law
- Labor & Employment
- Environmental Law
- Business Law
- Tax & Estate Planning
- Municipal Law
- Government Litigation
- International Trade & Regulatory Law
The firm's nationally prominent attorneys are recognized as leaders in their practice areas and frequently write and lecture on timely legal issues. They also hold key leadership positions in a number of bar associations. Many also serve as general or special counsel to a host of communities, public entities and corporations.
Licensed to practice in state and federal court jurisdictions across the country, Walter | Haverfield's attorneys have successfully argued precedent-setting cases at all levels, up to and including the U.S. Supreme Court.