Robert David Baker, employment and immigration lawyer, is the founder of the law office of Robert David Baker, Inc. The firm was founded in April, 1986. Attorney Robert David Baker represents employees and small businesses throughout Northern California. His firm also practices in the area of immigration law. A graduate of Iowa State University (Mathematics) and the University of Santa Clara Law School (Juris Doctor), Mr. Baker has extensive litigation experience in state and federal courts in the area of employment law, including wage and hour law, representation of union members, racial and national origin discrimination, gender discrimination, sexual orientation discrimination, and all other forms of prohibited discrimination. Mr. Baker has practiced in the state and federal courts at every level from the superior Courts of California to the California Supreme Court, and the Federal Courts from District Courts and the ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.


  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law, 1979
  • M.S., B.S. Iowa State University, 1976, 1974


  • California State Courts
  • United States District Courts, Northern, Eastern, and Central districts of California, and the District of Hawaii
  • United States Courts of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


  • State Bar of California
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • AILA (American Immigration Lawyers Association)
  • AILA Silicon Valley Chapter
  • Former judge Pro Temp
  • San Jose Rotary Club