Managing Partner, McGuireWoods LLP
Tracy Walker became Managing Partner of McGuireWoods in 2018 after serving as Deputy Managing Partner; he joined the firm in 1998 and led its litigation practice. Tracy is also a Fellow of the Virginia Bar Foundation and was named a Leading Lawyer for Product Liability, Mass Tort, and Class Action: Consumer Products in 2017.
McGuireWoods promotes diversity and inclusion through several affinity networks, law preview and diversity scholarships, and flexible work policies, aided by a family-leave liaison. The firm has received recognition from the Minority Corporate Counsel Association for its diversity retreats and from Equality Illinois for its commitment to LGBT inclusion.
McGuireWoods was named an LCLD Most Active Member Law Firm in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.
Joined LCLD 2009
Highlights of LCLD Participation
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2016)
2021: Melissa Martinez; 2020: Wanda French-Brown; 2019: Mirlande Telfort; 2018: Felicia Gardner; 2017: Anand Ramana; 2016: Rachelle H. Thompson; 2015: Rakesh Gopalan; 2014: Bryan C. Brantley; 2013: Gregory R. Kilpatrick; 2012: Gary Y. Leung
2021: Mohammad Imaad, Wendy Wright; 2020: Calvin Shin, Anthony Le; 2019: Yoojin Lee, Gina LeBlanc; 2018: Tristan Freeman, Annie Cai Larson; 2017: Akiesha Gilcrist, Mauri Miller
1L LCLD Scholars Program
2021: Noah Rushin, Bryan Frederick, Randall Ainsworth, Shakuan Smith; 2020: Yuan "Max" Chu, Camille Pappy, Preston Williams, Tyler Ambrose, Emily Cooke, Alexandra Green, Rambert Tyree, Arthi Naini; 2019: Alexander Jones, Noriya Shahadat, Ambar Fleites, Brandon Hemans, Vishnu Tirumala, Tamryn Holley, Mohamed Satti; 2018: Kenneth Anderson, Leemor Banai, Ziyad Barghouthy, Sasha Benincasa, Alexis Harrison; 2017: Jazmine Adams, Oluchi Anyagaligbo, Jessica Barrera, Bobby Lindsey II, Joseph Lopez, Zixiang Sun; 2016: Pratik Agarwal, Tatiana Charlot, Chelsea Masters; 2015: Bryant A. Andrews-Nino, Amanda Cruz Do Couto, Alexandra R. Galdos, Hoa Nguyen, Jose A. Robles; 2014: Samuel P. Carrion, Robert A. Jackson, Brian C. Lawrence, Sravani Nichanamatlu; 2013: Karen Bestman, Whitney D. Pulliam, Andy Shin, David Zeledon; 2012: Chasmin D. Brooks, Jarrell Cook, Enia Gutu, Marc Da Tan, Edward Williams
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
Annual Meeting (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014)
Member: J. Tracy Walker IV
Diversity Professional: Kate Smucker
Communications: John Bologna