Juan Walker teaches negotiation at Stanford Law School.
Since 2011, he has served as a mediator in the Alternative Dispute Resolution Program for the United States District Court for the Northern District of California mediating commercial disputes, personal injury and employment matters.
He has over 20 years of experience in commercial litigation as well as experience counseling on privacy law, employment law and regulatory compliance. He currently serves as Senior Corporate Counsel in the Commercial Litigation Group of Oracle’s Legal Department. Prior to joining Oracle, he served as the Director of Litigation for Varian Medical Systems in Palo Alto. Prior to joining Varian, he was an Assistant United States Attorney working in the U.S. Attorney’s Office in San Francisco where he represented the government in civil litigation matters. He also worked as an associate in two private law firms and served as a Judge Advocate General (JAG) Officer in the U.S. Air Force where he completed separate assignments as a criminal prosecutor and a criminal defense attorney.
He earned a J.D. from Southern Methodist University School of Law and a B.A. from the University of Michigan.