After a ten-year stint as General Counsel of Anker Energy Corp., Mr. Walls returned to Spilman Thomas & Battle in 2002. His practice is focused primarily on litigation
, arbitration, and dispute resolution. He has tried numerous high-profile civil and criminal cases and regularly advises clients in complex commercial, environmental
and labor & employment matters
. He has also arbitrated a number of high-stakes commercial disputes. Mr. Walls was recently recognized as the labor & employment litigation “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America. He was nominated by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for commercial litigation and has been recognized by Chambers USA as one of “America’s Leading Lawyers for Business” in commercial litigation. Mr. Walls is also a West Virginia Super Lawyer and a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America.