William Walker Macon

William Walker Macon is a Provisionally Licensed Associate (Effective November 19, 2020) at Berger Kahn’s Irvine office. Walker graduated from Chapman University’s Dale E. Fowler School of Law in May of 2020, ranking in the top 15% of his class. At Chapman, Walker was an active writer for the school’s Law Review, serving as a Senior Articles Editor in his last year. Prior to Chapman Law, Walker graduated from Elon University with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Communications.

Before working at Berger Kahn, Walker was a paralegal and assistant to the Head of Global Compliance at Universal Music Group in Santa Monica. He also served as a judicial extern under the Honorable Terry J. Hatter, Jr. at the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, and as a legal intern for AJI Legal and AMD Law Group.

Walker has a variety of hobbies and interests, including a love of sports, cooking, and music. In his spare time, Walker enjoys playing golf and tennis and going skiing when he can find time to get to the mountains.

Education
Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law (J.D.), 2020
• Cum Laude
Elon University, North Carolina (B.A. Political Science)

Recent Media Coverage
Berger Kahn Welcomes Walker Macon
Berger Kahn – January 23, 2020

Community Involvement
Berger Kahn Participates in OCBF Project Youth’s OC Marathon Fundraiser
Berger Kahn is once again fundraising for the Orange County Bar Foundation Project Youth OC Marathon event. Typically, Berger Kahn team members, along with family and friends, run the OC marathon, half marathon, or 5k in order to garner funds for the Project Youth program. This year’s event will be held virtually. Associates Andrew Wyatt, Mallory Yumol, Jamie Rice, Michael Procopio, Walker Macon, Jay Shaaban, and Nandita Nayyar will be participating in this year’s event. Law clerks Brennan Lund, Victoria Yim, and Daniel Lim will be participating along with Paralegal Hannah Hong. Partners Erin Ezra and Heather Whitmore, as well as Shareholder David Ezra, will also be running for Project Youth. Project Youth OCBF is a non-profit organization committed to promoting the health, safety, and education of Orange County youth. Many families have been hit particularly hard by COVID-19, some of which are struggling just to get food on the table. Along with Project Youth’s original mission to provide juvenile diversion, health education, and higher education mentorship, OCBF is also providing food care packages, gift cards, wellness checks, emotional support, and COVID-19 resources/ education to students and their families at this time.

Walker Macon Attends Fowler School of Law’s Annual Law Review Symposium
On Friday, January 24, 2020, Law Clerk Walker Macon attended and assisted with the production of Chapman Law Review’s 22nd annual symposium. This year’s symposium surrounded the 100-year anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment — particularly the suffrage movement’s history, challenges to voting rights, and gender equality’s current state.