WALTER G. ALTON, JR., born New York, NY, December 3, 1941; admitted to bar, 1967, New York and U.S District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Education: Yale University (B.A., 1963); Columbia University (LL.B., 1966). Treasurer, Moot Court Committee, Columbia Law School, 1966.

Author: Medical Malpractice: A Trial Lawyer’s Advice to Physicians, Little Brown and Company, 1977. Member of Association of Trial Lawyers of America; New York State Trial Lawyers Association;

Listed: Best Lawyers in America; Martindale-Hubbell’s Directory of Preeminant Attorneys.

PRACTICE AREAS: Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury; Medical & Legal Malpractice; Birth Trauma, Brain injury, Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries; Construction Accidents; Negligence; Slip and Fall, Catastrophic Injuries, Paralysis, and Wrongful Death.