Rep. John W. Walker of Little Rock is serving his first term in the Arkansas House of Representatives. He represents District 34, which encompasses part of Pulaski County.
During the 89th General Assembly, Rep. Walker serves on the Judiciary committee. He also is apart of the State Agencies And Governmental Affairs committee. Rep. Walker also serves Legislative Joint Auditing Committee where he is Co-Vice Chairperson.
During the 88th General Assembly, Rep. Walker served on the House Judiciary Committee, where he was co-chair of the Courts and Civil Law Subcommittee. He also served on the Joint Performance Review Committee and the House Committee for Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative and Military Affairs.
Rep. Walker is an attorney. He owns John W. Walker, P.A., a general practice operation. He received a bachelor's degree from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, a master's degree in education from New York University, and a law degree from Yale University.
Rep. Walker is involved with many organizations, including the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, the National Bar Association, and the Southern Trial Lawyers Association. He is a recipient of the Southern Trial Lawyers Association Warhorse Award, and a National Bar Association Achievement Award. A native of Hope, Arkansas, Rep. Walker has five grown children.