Malika Baker joins Baker Sterchi’s Kansas City office as an associate attorney practicing in the areas of product liability defense and commercial litigation.
Baker earned her law degree from the University of Kansas School of Law in 2020. While in law school, she served as a member of the Dean’s Diversity Leadership Council and Women in Law, and as Vice President of the Black Law Students Association. She was a member of the Phillip C. Jessup Moot Court team and received the W. Ross Hutton Award for best overall performance as a legal intern at the Douglas County Legal Aid Society. She also served as a legal intern for the Honorable Judge Steve Leben of the Kansas Court of Appeals and a summer law clerk at Baker Sterchi.
Baker earned her undergraduate degree in Global and International Studies from the University of Kansas, where she was an NCAA Academic All-American and team captain on the track and field teams.