Walter Steimel

Managing Member

Areas of Expertise:

Administrative and court litigation

Communications and internet/cyberlaw

Corporate and business consulting


Data/information privacy and value

Federal agency practice (FCC, FTC, BIS, OFAC, CBP)

International business and compliance

Trademark and unfair competition

Trade secret and trade dress


LL.M. program, Georgetown University (partial completion) 

J.D., University of Texas, Notes and Comments Editor, Phi Delta Phi, phi delta phi

B.B.A., Accounting, Texas Christian University, cum laude

Bar Admissions:

District of Columbia



Certified Public Accountant, Texas

National Football Players Association, Contract Advisor (03-04)

Court Admissions:

Supreme Court

US Courts of Appeals

1st Circuit

2nd Circuit 

4th Circuit 

5th Circuit

6th Circuit

7th Circuit 

8th Circuit 

9th Circuit 

10th Circuit 

11th Circuit 

District of Columbia


US District Courts

District of Columbia 


Southern District of Texas

Northern District of Texas

New Mexico


Adjunct Faculty Positions:

Catholic University of America, Cybersecurity and Information Security

Texas Christian University, International Entrepreneurship (taught in Cuba)

Narxoz Business School, Almaty, Kazakhstan (lecturer, data ownership and privacy)


Business and Management Experience (partial listing):

Co-owner and co-founder, Puro Chile country image and commerce presence, N.Y.C.

Co-owner and co-founder, Puro Wines retail wine store in N.Y.C.

Co-owner and co-founder, Lago Blanco food and clothing exports, Santiago, Chile

Founder and Executive Director, Dona Nobis Pacem, interfaith business outreach

Co-founder and President, Capital Rowing Club, Washington, D.C.

Intercollegiate coach, Austin Rowing Club and N.J.T.L.

Owner and manager of data telemetry stations, Galveston, Texas