John J. Cook

John Cook - Walk Cook Lakey PLC

John Cook is a partner in Walk, Cook & Lakey. He has considerable experience in the areas of commercial transactions, corporate law, estate planning and probate, tax planning and controversy, and complex litigation. He is a Certified Public Accountant and therefore brings an additional level of expertise to legal matters not possessed by most lawyers.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Cook worked for the “Big Four” accounting firm Deloitte Touche. Mr. Cook began his legal career with the Houston-based firm Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, before co-founding his own law firm in Memphis.

Mr. Cook earned his Juris Doctor degree from Vanderbilt University in 1994. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, from Rhodes College in 1989, where he was a four-year member and captain of the Rhodes soccer team. Mr. Cook and his wife, Terri, have been married since 1995 and have eight children and three grandchildren.

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