Georgianne M. Walker - Partner

Georgianne came to May Oberfell Lorber as a law clerk in 2000.  She earned her J.D. at Valparaiso University School of Law in 2001.  Georgianne is licensed in both Indiana (2001) and Michigan (2002). Georgianne practices primarily in litigation, counseling and representing clients in medical malpractice and wrongful death claims, commercial litigation matters, shareholder disputes, and trust and estate litigation. Georgianne is an adjunct assistant professor at the University of Notre Dame Law School where she teaches a Deposition Skills course.  Georgianne’s compassion for animals is evident in her volunteer work with Chesapeake Bay Retriever Relief and Rescue.  In her free time, she enjoys running, lifting weights, and hiking with her Chesapeake Bay Retriever.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Business
  • Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Defense
  • Family and Domestic
Professional Achievements
  • Obtained a favorable $18.5 million verdict in a commercial litigation/breach-of-warranty case
Professional Affiliations
  • St. Joseph County Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Michigan State Bar Association
  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana
  • Certified member of the House of Delegates of the Indiana State Bar Association
  Civic Involvement
  • Volunteer, Chesapeake Bay Retriever Relief and Rescue
  • Member, Achievement Forum, Inc.
  • Member, Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana
  • Committee Member, Strategic Planning - Potawatomi Zoological Society
  • Committee Member, Development - Potawatomi Zoological Society
  • Committee Member, Insurance Defense Section (DTCI)
  • Member, Defense Research Institute (DRI)
  • Assistant Adjunct Professor, University of Notre Dame
  • Member, Women Business Owners of Michiana

Georgianne's Insights

Can An Insurer Be Liable For Bad Faith When There Was No Coverage Available Under The Policy?
November 4, 2014

South Bend / Mishawaka, IN – An insurer denies a claim and the court agrees there is no [...] Read more >

Georgianne M. Walker
Partner

(574) 243-4100
gwalker@maylorber.com

Admissions

  • State of Indiana
  • State of Michigan
  • United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
  • United States District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan

Education

  • B.S. in Economics from Indiana University South Bend, 1998
  • J.D. from Valparaiso University School of Law, 2001

Personal snapshot

  • Over 10 years of trial/courtroom experience
  • Avid Runner
  • Zealous animal lover/advocate
  • IU fan

Georgianne's Insights

Can An Insurer Be Liable For Bad Faith When There Was No Coverage Available Under The Policy?
November 4, 2014

South Bend / Mishawaka, IN – An insurer denies a claim and the court agrees there is no [...] Read more >

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