David Baker 2018-07-26T23:14:38+00:00

David Baker

David Baker

David Baker has handled 1,000s of cases and is one of the most highly sought after criminal defense attorneys in Southern California. With over 26 years of experience (since 1992) defending some of the most serious, complex and high-profile cases in San Diego, David Baker is on the short list of attorneys who can be counted on to provide the best possible defense.
David Baker dedicates his practice to representing clients accused of state and federal crimes, including drug trafficking, money laundering, alien smuggling, sex crimes, white-collar, and DUI. His list of victories is impressive, including dismissals, deferred prosecution agreements, and not guilty verdicts in jury trials. He has handled some of San Diego’s highest profile and complex cases.
David Baker has been recognized by numerous judges, prosecutors, and fellow defense lawyers as a highly motivated and talented lawyer, who cares about his clients. He prides himself on getting to know the client and his or her family and always being available to them. David is a problem solver and will always take the extra steps to make sure his clients understands the legal complaint and thoroughly explores the different legal options available.
David is a partner in the Law Office of Rudolph, Baker and Associates, San Diego’s top Immigration Law Firm.


  • California Western School of Law  JD (Juris Doctorate)  San Diego, CA Graduated 1991
  • San Diego State University (San Diego, CA )

Activities & Affiliations

  • Criminal Justice Act Attorney (CJA), 1993
  • San Diego Criminal Defense Bar Association
  • Partner of RBA since 2000
  • State Contempt Panel (2004-2011)