Thomas Walker was confirmed by the United States Senate as the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina. He comes to that post after having served as an Assistant United States Attorney from 1994 to 2001, Assistant District Attorney for Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, from 1990 to 1994, and as Special Counsel to North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper from 2001 to 2003. He was also a Partner with the law firm of Alston and Bird. Walker has extensive prosecutorial experience prosecuting drug traffickers, violent crime and white collar criminals.
Updated March 3, 2015