Kenneth Walton attended the University of California at Berkeley
School of Law - Boalt Hall. At UC-Berkeley he was awarded several
Scholarships. He excelled in Evidence and Trial Practice throughout his
tenure there. At, the outset of his career, he argued both civil and
criminal cases in many counties throughout California, and New Mexico,
in one instance.
Several years later, he became a Volunteer Supervising Attorney
for the Eviction Defense Center (EDC) in Oakland, California. The EDC,
as it is now affectionaly called, is a Non-profit organization devoted
to empowering tenants by educating them and providing outstanding
tenants defense to those patrons facing eviction in the
Oakland-Berkeley corridor. He was elected President of the Board of
Directors of the EDC and held that position for almost three years.
Although he no longer is involved in the day to day management of the
EDC he is proud that it countinues to provide services for those in
During the past couple of years, he has continued his education by
attending courses in Foreclosure Prevention, Defending Subprime
Mortgage Foreclosure, and California Unlawful Detainer Training (with
emphasis on evictions stemming from foreclosures) taught by the
Practising Law Institute of New York City.
Kenneth Walton's education also includes a degree from Williams
College in Political Economy.
Kenneth Walton has defended tenants and homeowners facing
evicition in hundreds of cases in various cities and counties in the
Mr. Walton's approach in litigation is to always be prepared to go
to trial. This approach requires tireless preparation, a devotion to
focusing on detail combined with his presuasive techniques which
insures that the "trier of facts" understands his side of the defense.
He is licensed and admitted to practice in the Federal Court.
There are not many attorneys in the Bay Area or California who
practice in the area of tenants defense. He enjoys it immensely since
there can be no greater joy or sense of satisfaction gained than when
one assists someone in preventing their eviction from their home.
"You can use my Acquired Experience as a Tenants Defense Attorney
to Work For You"
Kenneth Walton shall use his extensive experience and background
to help you. He understands what it means to be a tenant since he grew
up in the projects in New York City. He recognizes that ordinary people
have to fight harder for their rights. You won't find a better advocate
on your side, than a former New York City tenant who now practices law
and is known for his aggressive defense of his clients rights - that's
why he is called "The Agitator".