Grace Fujita

Grace Fujita joined the Los Angeles office of Baron & Budd in 2018. She is a member of the Class Action Litigation Group. Before joining Baron & Budd, Ms. Fujita successfully represented numerous clients in a wide range of high-exposure matters ranging from claims of excessive force and violations of civil rights against law enforcement agencies, assault and battery, premises liability, general liability, medical malpractice, and employer and municipal liability.

Ms. Fujita graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of California, Los Angeles, with an undergraduate degree in Psychology and later attended law school at the University of California, Davis. While in law school, she served as a Federal Judicial Extern for the Honorable Terry J. Hatter, Jr. in the Central District of California. She also served as an editor for the Journal of International Law & Policy and participated in a student-run mediation program at the Yolo County Courthouse. Ms. Fujita was recognized in law school for her pro bono and public interest work.

Her keen interest in the intersection of healthcare and law led her to obtain a Master’s in Public Health from the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health after working as an attorney for a number of years. Ms. Fujita draws on her extensive litigation background and healthcare knowledge on a daily basis in advocating for her clients at Baron & Budd.

Education

University of California Los Angeles, Fielding School of Public Health (MPH, with honors, 2013)

University of California, Davis, (J.D., 2002)

University of California, Los Angeles (B.A., Psychology, Magna Cum Laude, 1998)

Bar and Court Admissions

California Supreme Court

United States District Court for the Central District of California

United States District Court for the Southern District of California

United States District Court for the Eastern District of California

Professional Associations

Los Angeles County Bar Association