Hal Baker focuses his practice on complex civil litigation and products liability defense. He has experience in conducting legal research, briefing and motions practice, offensive and defensive discovery, developing the factual record, and preparing for and defending depositions. Hal is involved in Jones Day's defense of the Engle progeny smoking and health lawsuits, and he has been a member of multiple trial teams in cases tried to verdict.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Hal served as a judicial law clerk in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.
- The Ohio State University (J.D. magna cum laude 2017; Order of the Coif; Associate Editor, Ohio State Law Journal; B.A. in History 2012)
- Ohio, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
- Law Clerk to Magistrate Judge Chelsey M. Vascura, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio (2018)