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Hillary Jo Baker

Hillary Jo Baker

also known as Hillary Benham-Baker

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Wrongful Termination, Discrimination

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Employment & Labor: 34%
  2. Discrimination: 33%
  3. Wrongful Termination: 33%



Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

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Contact Info

Campins Benham-Baker, LLP

8 California Street
Suite 703
San Francisco, CA, 94111



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Tony Patiño FellowTony Patiño Fellowship2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociatePlaintiff-Side Employment Firm2009 - 2012
Supervising Attorney, Workers' Rights ClinicThe Legal Aid Society Employment Law Center2009 - 2013
Judicial Extern to Judge Claudia WilkenUnited States District Court For The Northern District Of California2008 - 2008

Association NamePosition NameDuration
California Association of Women LawyersN/A2014 - Present
California Employment Lawyers AssociationN/A2008 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Pearson, et al. v. Samsonite Company Stores, Inc.Final Court Approval and Distribution of Settlement
Martinez, et al. v. Incom Mechanical, Inc., et al.Final Court Approval and Distribution of Settlement
Adlao, et al. v. JP Morgan Chase & Co., et al.Final Court Approval and Distribution of Settlement

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Publication NameTitleDate
Employment Damages and Remedies, California Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)Damages for Wrongful Termination and Other Tort Claims (Chapter 3)2015
ABA Class Action & Derivative SuitsD.R. Horton and Class-Waiver Arbitration Provisions2012
Hastings Women's Law JournalNo Good Deed Goes Unpunished: Protecting Employment Discrimination Named Plaintiffs from Employer Attacks2009

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Pitzer College (Claremont)N/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2004

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
PanelLeaves of Absence2014
Money for Lunch Radio ShowEmployment Law Issues2014
ADA Essentials WebinarAmericans with Disabilities Act2014
Litigating Discrimination and Harassment ClaimsPre-Litigation Investigation, Preparing the Complaint, and Discovery Planning2013