Mr. Walsh is a partner at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips where his practice focuses on government relations and regulatory
compliance matters in the areas of environmental regulation, government
contracting, energy, labor, economic development, consumer protection,
higher education and lobbying compliance.
Mr. Walsh is a former Senior Assistant Counsel to the Governor of New
York State and was responsible for advising the Governor and Senior
Staff on legal issues and legislation related to the environment,
energy, local government, procurement, and consumer protection. Among
many accomplishments, Mr. Walsh helped negotiate the landmark 2003 State
Superfund/Brownfield law and laws establishing fiscal oversight boards
for the City of Buffalo and Erie County.