Walter is a senior advisor to CREW. A frequent cable news contributor, Walter previously served as director of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics (OGE). Before becoming director, Walter served as deputy general counsel, supervisory attorney and staff attorney at OGE. He has also worked at the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Campaign Legal Center and the law firm of Shaw, Bransford, Veilleux & Roth, P.C. Walter received his J.D. from American University and his B.A. from James Madison University.