Katharine S. Walker

Katie Walker has worked in the legal profession since 1998. She began as a receptionist and secretary for partner, Jerry Miller, while attending college at UNC-Charlotte. After graduating UNC-Charlotte in 2005, Katie became a paralegal and office manager for Jerry's law firm. Katie graduated from Charlotte School of Law and passed the North Carolina Bar Exam in 2011. In 2012, Katie accepted a partner position at Miller, Walker & Austin, Attorneys at Law, and continues to be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the firm. She was admitted to practice in South Carolina in February, 2013.

Katie practices general law with an emphasis on commercial real estate, business contracts, corporate law, estate planning and estate administration. Katie has incorporated over one hundred new corporations in North Carolina and South Carolina. She has represented buyers and sellers of business sales/acquisitions valued at over $3M. Katie has closed commercial real estate purchases, refinances, and construction loans in excess of $6M each. She has drafted easements, negotiated and settled boundary line disputes, and assisted clients with various processes involving the NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NCDENR).

In her spare time, Katie enjoys spending time with her husband and son, family and friends, staying fit, attending local art events and live music shows.

Areas of Practice
Business Purchases and Sales
Real Property
General Business Law
Business Formation
Acquisitions and Mergers
Wills and Trusts
Estate Administration
Petroleum Marketing
Personal Injury

Bar Admissions
South Carolina State Bar, 2013
Mecklenburg County Bar Association, 2011
North Carolina State Bar, 2011
North Carolina Bar Association, 2011
U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina, 2011
American Bar Association, 2009

Charlotte School of Law, 2011
     Juris Doctor
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2005
     Bachelor of Arts, cum laude
     Major: Organizational Communications
     Minor: Sociology
Sun Valley High School, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships
Young Lawyers Division, 2010
Charlotte School of Law Alumni Division, 2010