Walter Marshall Sanchez - The Sanchez Law Firm, LLC

Walter Marshall Sanchez

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Walter M. Sanchez has represented people in matters involving criminal law, family law and professional disciplinary actions since 1984. Mr. Sanchez has earned a reputation as an attorney for diligence in the protection of his clients' rights and the respect of colleagues in the legal profession.

Since 2007, he has been selected each year by his peers for inclusion in Louisiana Super Lawyers ® in Criminal Law. He has been listed in Best Lawyers in America ® in Family Law since 2007 and, since 2011, in DWI Defense. He has been selected as 2015's Best Lawyer's Lake Charles Family Attorney of the Year. Since 2014, he has been listed in Acadiana Profile Magazine's Top Lawyers in Acadiana in both criminal law and family law. Mr. Sanchez is a frequent lecturer on criminal and family law issues,as well as law office technology, at both the national and state level and has been a member of the LSU Law School Trial Advocacy Training Program faculty since 1993. He has testified before the Louisiana legislature on criminal justice issues for over 20 years.

In 1998, he was elected President of the Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and, in 2007, received the association's highest honor, the Justice Albert Tate Award.

Louisiana State University Law CenterJ.D. 1984Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical CollegeBS 1981
Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense LawyersLouisiana Board of International CommerceLake Charles Harbor & Terminal DistrictSouthwest Louisiana Bar AssociationLifeShare Blood Centers, Inc.

Office Location

901 LakeShore Drive, Suite 1050
Lake Charles, LA 70601
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Family Law of the Lake Charles Metro Area
Walter Marshall Sanchez has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

DUI/DWI Defense
Family Law (Child Custody, Community Property, Divorce, Juvenile Matters, Litigation, Paternity, Relocation)

Other Information

Gender: Male