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Khaldoun Baghdadi

Khaldoun Baghdadi

Practice areas:

General Negligence, Defective and Dangerous Products, Medical Malpractice

About Me

Languages Spoken: Arabic

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Defective and Dangerous Products: 40%
  2. General Negligence: 40%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Damien Patrick Lillis

    Khaldoun Baghdadi is one of the top personal injury trial lawyers in California. I've watched him in trial representing seriously injured people in complicated cases -- his trial skills are second to none. I endorse his work without hesitation or qualification.


    Damien Lillis Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Walkup Melodia Kelly Wecht & Schoenberger

650 California Street 26th Floor
San Francisco, CA, 94108




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarNorthern California Super Lawyers2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Rising StarNorthern California Super Lawyers2010
Rising StarNorthen California Superlawyers2009
Distinguished Service AwardAmerican Arab Ant-Discrimination Committee2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of California Berkeley2010 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of California, Hastings1999 - 2002
PartnerWalkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberge1998 - Present
AssociateDuringer & Associates1997 - 1998


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember1997 - Present
San Francisco Human Rights CommissionMemberN/A
Arab American Lawyers AssociationCo-ChairN/A
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMemberN/A
San Francisco Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
In re ObTape Transobturator LitigationResolved

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Publication NameTitleDate
Bar Association of San Francisco BulletinPerson Most Qualified Depositions - What are the rules?2011
Hastings International and Comparative Law ReviewApples and Oranges - Self Executing Treaties and the Supremacy Clause1997


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawN/AJuris Doctorate1997
University of California - IrvinePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1994

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
ABA Emerging IssuesRecent Verdicts in Automotive Product Liability2011
Bar Association of San Francisco SeminarSummary Judgment - Best Practices2006
San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association SeminarProtective Orders in Product Liability Cases2005