Rhiannon K. Baker

Rhiannon K. Baker, an Iowa native, attended college at the University of Tulsa, received a Master’s in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma, and her Juris Doctorate, with Highest Honor, and with a Certificate in Health Law, from the University of Tulsa College of Law.

Rhiannon has been practicing law for over eleven years, four of which was serving as a federal law clerk to the honorable Paul J. Cleary in the Northern District of Oklahoma. She is admitted to practice in Oklahoma, Iowa, Minnesota, and all federal courts in Oklahoma. Rhiannon’s current practice is devoted to litigation in multiple practice areas as a Partner at Holden Litigation.

During law school, Rhiannon served as Executive Editor for the Tulsa Law Review, where her candidacy paper was not only selected for publication, but selected by faculty as the recipient of the Robert C. Butler Award for Excellence in Legal Scholarship and Writing. She was also awarded the Order of the Curule Chair for excellence in academics and distinguished service to the university.

Rhiannon is a member of the Tulsa County and Oklahoma Bar Associations, and she was elected to be an OBA Delegate for the Tulsa Bar Association. She serves on the Board of Directors for both Tulsa Lawyers for Children and Domestic Violence Intervention Services (DVIS). She is a member of Leadership Tulsa and donates her time to helping victims of crime.

Areas of Practice

 

  • Construction Litigation
  • Professional Liability
  • Employment Law
  • Product Liability
  • Business Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • Bad Faith Litigation         

Classes/Seminars Taught

Presenter, Mental Health Issues in the Workplace CLE, 2019

Honors and Awards

Super Lawyers Rising Star 2018
University of Tulsa College of Law, Order of the Curule Chair
Robert C. Butler, Jr. Award for Excellence in Legal Scholarship & Writing
AMA/BNA Award for Excellence in Health Law
Four CALI Excellence for the Future Awards

Published Works

Sex Offender Residency Restrictions Are Not “OK”: Why Oklahoma Needs to Amend the Sex Offenders Registration Act, 44 Tul. L. Rev. 617 (2009)

Steven E. Holden

Kristen L. Lawhorn

Eddie L. Carr

Jane R. Cowdery

Laura J. Grabouski

Rhiannon K. Baker

Caleb S. McKee

Orion A. Strand

David P. Page