Tammy L. Baker: Lawyer with Jackson Lewis P.C.

Tammy L. Baker

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Office Managing Shareholder
Birmingham,  AL  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Disability
  • Leave and Health Management
  • General Employment Litigation
  • Automotive
  • Financial Services
  • Food Processing and Manufacturing
  • Gaming and Hospitality
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Professional Services
  • Retail
University University of Alabama at Birmingham, B.S., magna cum laude, 1990
Law SchoolUniversity of Alabama, J.D., 1993 Order of the Coif, Alabama Law Review, Jessup International Moot Court Team
Admitted1993, Alabama; 1994, U.S. District Court, Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Alabama and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 2006, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 2012, Mississippi, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

Professional Associations and Activities

•American Bar Association
•Birmingham Bar Association
•Birmingham Inns of Court
•Birmingham Society for Human Resource Management
•Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, Judicial Conference Planning Committee (2007)


Tammy L. Baker is Office Managing Shareholder of the Birmingham, Alabama, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. She has experience in all aspects of workplace law, including multi-plaintiff and class action litigation.

Ms. Baker regularly advises employers on complex issues, including compliance with the FMLA and other employment laws. She lectures frequently on employment-related topics, including at national conferences sponsored by the Society for Human Resource Management.

While attending law school, Ms. Baker was a member of the Alabama Law Review and the Jessup International Moot Court Team. Following law school, she clerked for United States District Court Chief Judge Sharon Lovelace Blackburn.

Honors and Recognitions

•Recognized by AVVO as one of the Women Leaders of the Birmingham Bar (2015)
Birmingham Business Journal “Best of the Bar Tammy L. Baker

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

•Assisted in United Way campaigns
•United Ways Womens Leadership Initiative
•YWCA Junior Board Member (2006 - 2009)

Published Works

Employment Discrimination Law. 2nd Supplement ed. (DC: BNA, 1999) [Contributing Editor]

Speeches and Presentations

•Alabama State Bar Labor & Employment Conference
•National SHRM Conference

In the News

May 19, 2015 Chambers & Partners

Jackson Lewis Attorneys Ranked in 2015 Chambers USA Guide

May 19, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (May 19, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's largest and fastest-growing workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and 62 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking...

December 19, 2013 Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis Enhances Sports Practice with Addition of Gene Marsh

December 19, 2013

BIRMINGHAM, AL (December 19, 2013) - Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the largest workplace law firms in the world representing management, is pleased to announce that renowned sports law practitioner Gene Marsh has joined the firm's Birmingham office as Of Counsel. Mr. Marsh has focused on collegiate sports work since...

December 18, 2013 Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis Works for Women

December 18, 2013

WHITE PLAINS, NY (December 18, 2013) - Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the largest workplace law firms in the world representing management, is pleased to announce the firm elevated six women to the role of Managing or Resident Shareholder in 2013: Tammy L. Baker (Birmingham); Kathleen R. Barrow (Rapid City); Karen E. Griffin (Dallas); Gina K...


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Tammy L. Baker

800 Shades Creek Parkway, Suite 870
BirminghamAL 35209


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