Baker Manock & Jensen is one of Central California’s largest law firms. In operation since 1903, we are located in Fresno yet some of our specialty practices are statewide. Our primary focus is on serving private businesses, and their owners and executives. We are known for our expertise in certain industries such as agriculture, food processing and manufacturing, and in certain disciplines such as water, tax, trusts and estates, and for our commitment to quality and integrity. The firm has both experienced litigators and transaction lawyers.
Principal Contact: John H. Baker
Education: Hastings College of the Law, University of California (J.D., Order of the Coif, 1955); Fresno State College (A.B., 1952).
Specializes: Alternative Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Business Litigation, Health Care Law, Personal Injury, Professional Liability
Experience: Practiced law for over 45 years
Civil trial lawyer having extensive experience in professional liability, defense and business and commercial litigation
Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers
Advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates
Member of the Association of Defense Counsel, California Medical Legal Committee, and the Fresno County (President, 1970), Los Angeles County, California, and American (Senior Lawyer Division) Bar Association
Bar and Court Admissions:
State Bar of California (1955), U.S. District Court (Northern District), U.S. Court of Appeals (Ninth Circuit), U.S. Supreme Court