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Caela J. Baker

  • Associate Attorney


Albuquerque, NM






Caela attended the University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ, graduating summa cum laude, with a B.A. in Political Science. She received her law degree from the University of New Mexico in 2012, graduating magna cum laude and Order of the Coif.
Prior to joining the Harvey & Foote Law Firm, Caela worked at a firm that specialized in representing plaintiffs in cases concerning legal malpractice, insurance bad faith, and complex injury. She then worked as a staff attorney for the New Mexico Legislative Council Service, a nonpartisan drafting, legal and research agency for the New Mexico Legislature.
Caela is a member of the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association of Justice (AAJ), and the AAJ Nursing Home Litigation Group.



Areas Of Practice

  • Elder Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death - Plaintiff

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico, 2012
  • U.S. District Court District of New Mexico


  • University of New Mexico School of Law, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    • J.D. - 05/2012
    • Honors: Magna Cum Laude
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
  • University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
    • B.A. - 12/2006
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • American Association of Justice (AAJ), Member
  • AAJ Nursing Home Litigation Group, Member