Damaris Walker is an associate in the firm’s Real Estate Department, with extensive experience in affordable housing and community development, general corporate matters, and real estate law. He works on a variety of transactional matters including drafting and negotiating complex lease agreements and amendments, agreements of sale, licenses, deeds, memoranda of understanding/agreement, and easements.
Prior to his role at Ballard Spahr, Damaris served as a Deputy City Solicitor in the City of Philadelphia’s Law Department, where he represented the Departments of Public Property, Parks and Recreation in real estate and commercial law matters.
Board Memberships & Community Service
Philadelphia Bar Association Real Property Section Executive Committee
Dartmouth College Black Alumni Association, Philadelphia Chapter President
Barristers Association of Philadelphia, Member
Yale Law School (J.D. 2013)
Edward M. Becker Scholar
Executive Board, Black Law Students Association
Editor, Human Rights & Development Law Journal
Dartmouth College (A.B., magna cum laude, 2009)
Rufus Choate Scholar