S. Baker Yates

S. Baker Yates


Baker joined the Bailey & Greer team in July 2012. He focuses his practice primarily in the area of personal injury, but he also prepares wills, handles social security disability claims and counsels on entertainment law and media law issues. Prior to earning his Juris Doctorate degree, Baker enjoyed a 20+ year career in the music industry with Music City Record Distributors, CBS Radio and Entercom Communications.

Court Admissions

  • Tennessee Bar, 2011
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, 2015

Professional Memberships

  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association


  • Bachelor of Arts, Journalism, University of Memphis, 1991,
  • Juris Doctorate, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, University of Memphis, 2011
S. Baker Yates