Attorney accused of trying to hire a hit man to commit murder 09/21/2015 2:09 pm PDT Comments KXAN via KXAN: AUSTIN, Tex. -- (KXAN) -- An Austin-based attorney is in jail after police say he tried to hire a hit man to murder someone. According to arrest documents, on September 11, a man came to police saying attorney James Walker asked him to kill someone. He told police he used heroin, and he bought it from Walker. FULL STORY: Austin attorney accused of trying to hire a hit man to commit murder - KXAN Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.