Michael Shimada

Michael Shimada

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Michael Shimada is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Employment Practice Group in Palo Alto.

Prior to joining the firm, Michael interned at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California, the Office of Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and the General Counsel Division of the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office.

Practice Focus

Michael advises clients on a broad range of domestic and cross-border employment matters, including global workforce management, restrictive covenant agreements, wage and hour compliance, and domestic employment litigation.


  • California~United States (2021)


  • UCLA School of Law (J.D.) (2021)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (B.A.) (2016)


  • English