The Honorable Stephen H. Baker

Shasta County Superior Court, Department 3

Biography

The Hon. Stephen H. Baker is a judge for the Superior Court of Shasta County in California. He was appointed to the bench by former Governor Gray Davis in 2003, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Gregory Caskey.

Baker earned a B.S. from the University of Oregon. He then completed a J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 1986.

Prior to his appointment to the bench, Baker was a partner at Carr, Kennedy, Peterson & Frost, specializing in business, employment, and labor law matters.

He has served as president of the Shasta-Trinity Counties Bar Association. He has also been appointed to serve on the Judicial Council of California.

Baker was born and raised in Redding, California. Both his father (Robert W. Baker) and his grandfather (Hiram R. Baker) served as the district attorney of Shasta County.

Recent Rulings by Hon. Stephen H. Baker

  • SUTER VS. RODRIGUEZ

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of settlement. The Court was informed via stipulation in February 2019 that this matter had settled. No Notice of Settlement has been filed. No Request for Dismissal has been filed. The parties are ordered to appear to provide the Court with a status o...

  • SEYBERT VS. BROADBENT

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding trial re-setting. The previous trial date was continued due to Plaintiff’s admission to the hospital for surgery. At that time his recovery period was unknown. No documentation has been filed to provide update information to the Court. The parties are ordered...

  • KERR VS. DOMINGUEZ ET AL

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    Tentative Ruling on Order to Show Cause Re Sanctions: An Order to Show Cause Re: Sanctions (“OSC”) issued on July 16, 2019, to Plaintiff, Thomas Patrick Kerr and Counsel for their failure to appear at the July 8, OSC stating he is not opposing the sanctions while simultaneously stating he misread the notic...

  • LVNV FUNDING VS. KINGSLEY

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of default judgment. It appears that Plaintiff attempted to obtain a default judgment in July 2019 but that some of the documentation was returned by the clerk’s office. No renewed or amended documentation has been filed. This matter is continued to Mo...

  • KERR VS. DOMINGUEZ ET AL

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of the litigation. Today’s review hearing was continued at the 8:30 a.m. law and motion calendar. The court confirms the future hearing date of October 21, 2019. No appearance is necessary on today’s calendar.

    ...

  • SUTER VS. RODRIGUEZ

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of settlement. The Court was informed via stipulation in February 2019 that this matter had settled. No Notice of Settlement has been filed. No Request for Dismissal has been filed. The parties are ordered to appear to provide the Court with a status o...

  • FARMERS INSURANCE, ET AL VS. LITTAU, ET AL

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of bankruptcy. A Notice of Stay of Proceeding was filed on March 15, 2019 on behalf of Defendant Victor Schramm. The Court has determined that the stay applies to this entire litigation. No documentation has been filed to provide the Court with a statu...

  • LVNV FUNDING VS. KINGSLEY

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of default judgment. It appears that Plaintiff attempted to obtain a default judgment in July 2019 but that some of the documentation was returned by the clerk’s office. No renewed or amended documentation has been filed. This matter is continued to Mo...

  • SEYBERT VS. BROADBENT

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding trial re-setting. The previous trial date was continued due to Plaintiff’s admission to the hospital for surgery. At that time his recovery period was unknown. No documentation has been filed to provide update information to the Court. The parties are ordered...

  • KERR VS. DOMINGUEZ ET AL

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of the litigation. Today’s review hearing was continued at the 8:30 a.m. law and motion calendar. The court confirms the future hearing date of October 21, 2019. No appearance is necessary on today’s calendar.

    ...

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Recent Rulings by Hon. Stephen H. Baker

  • SUTER VS. RODRIGUEZ

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of settlement. The Court was informed via stipulation in February 2019 that this matter had settled. No Notice of Settlement has been filed. No Request for Dismissal has been filed. The parties are ordered to appear to provide the Court with a status o...

  • SEYBERT VS. BROADBENT

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding trial re-setting. The previous trial date was continued due to Plaintiff’s admission to the hospital for surgery. At that time his recovery period was unknown. No documentation has been filed to provide update information to the Court. The parties are ordered...

  • KERR VS. DOMINGUEZ ET AL

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    Tentative Ruling on Order to Show Cause Re Sanctions: An Order to Show Cause Re: Sanctions (“OSC”) issued on July 16, 2019, to Plaintiff, Thomas Patrick Kerr and Counsel for their failure to appear at the July 8, OSC stating he is not opposing the sanctions while simultaneously stating he misread the notic...

  • LVNV FUNDING VS. KINGSLEY

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of default judgment. It appears that Plaintiff attempted to obtain a default judgment in July 2019 but that some of the documentation was returned by the clerk’s office. No renewed or amended documentation has been filed. This matter is continued to Mo...

  • KERR VS. DOMINGUEZ ET AL

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of the litigation. Today’s review hearing was continued at the 8:30 a.m. law and motion calendar. The court confirms the future hearing date of October 21, 2019. No appearance is necessary on today’s calendar.

    ...

  • SUTER VS. RODRIGUEZ

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of settlement. The Court was informed via stipulation in February 2019 that this matter had settled. No Notice of Settlement has been filed. No Request for Dismissal has been filed. The parties are ordered to appear to provide the Court with a status o...

  • FARMERS INSURANCE, ET AL VS. LITTAU, ET AL

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of bankruptcy. A Notice of Stay of Proceeding was filed on March 15, 2019 on behalf of Defendant Victor Schramm. The Court has determined that the stay applies to this entire litigation. No documentation has been filed to provide the Court with a statu...

  • LVNV FUNDING VS. KINGSLEY

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of default judgment. It appears that Plaintiff attempted to obtain a default judgment in July 2019 but that some of the documentation was returned by the clerk’s office. No renewed or amended documentation has been filed. This matter is continued to Mo...

  • SEYBERT VS. BROADBENT

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding trial re-setting. The previous trial date was continued due to Plaintiff’s admission to the hospital for surgery. At that time his recovery period was unknown. No documentation has been filed to provide update information to the Court. The parties are ordered...

  • KERR VS. DOMINGUEZ ET AL

    Aug 19, 2019 |  Judge Stephen H. Baker |  Shasta County, CA

    This matter is on calendar for review regarding status of the litigation. Today’s review hearing was continued at the 8:30 a.m. law and motion calendar. The court confirms the future hearing date of October 21, 2019. No appearance is necessary on today’s calendar.

    ...

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