Mr. Walsh joined Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP as an associate in December 1999 and was quickly promoted to non-capital partner in July 2002. In July 2006, he was promoted to capital partner, making him one of the youngest capital partners in the firm. Mr. Walsh is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. He is also co-leader of Hinshaw’s Business Litigation Department, which includes approximately 100 lawyers.
Before joining Hinshaw, Mr. Walsh served as a prosecutor for more than seven years in the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office. While there, he tried more than 500 felony and misdemeanor cases, including more than 20 murder trials.
Additionally, Mr. Walsh was a Supervisor in the Felony Review Unit of the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office where he was responsible for a team of Assistant State’s Attorneys who investigated, analyzed and approved felony cases throughout the city of Chicago. He was also the lead attorney in more than 300 felony investigations, including more than 30 murder investigations.