Walter C. Carlson - Sidley Austin LLP
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Walter C. Carlson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 312-853-7734

Harvard Law SchoolJ.D. 1978Yale UniversityBA 1975

Client Comments

"Walter Carlson is highly intelligent, thorough, and is a consummate professional."

"Walter Carlson is a first tier litigator in shareholder derivative suits and class action proceedings. He is very persuasive in arguing cases and has an excellent demeanor."

"I was very impressed with the quality of his brief writing and his handling of our case."

-Keith H. Williamson
General Counsel
Centene Corporation

"Walter Carlson is top notch, articulate, well mannered, and persuasive. He is a great lawyer."

"Walter Carlson is an excellent securities litigator and a persuasive advocate."

Office Location

One South Dearborn
Chicago, IL 60603
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Securities of the Chicago Metro Area
Walter C. Carlson has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Civil Litigation, Complex Litigation, Large Case Litigation, SEC Enforcement, Stockholders' Suits)
Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions
Litigation - Securities

Other Information

Gender: Male