Roberta Lynn Turner

Roberta Lynn Turner

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Robby is an associate in the Firm's Intellectual Property practice in Dallas. She also has a keen interest in International Trade and spent her final semester of law school in Geneva interning at UNCTAD. Prior to entering law school, Robby earned her doctorate in Microbiology and Immunology from Wake Forest University focusing on the relationship between DNA viruses and cancer. She then spent two years as a postdoctoral research associate studying fragile sites at the University of Virginia where she was awarded an NIH-funded Cancer Center Trainee Support grant.

Practice Focus

Robby's work focuses on intellectual property, concentrating on patent matters.

Corporate Responsibility

  • Baker McKenzie Diversity Fellowship 2019
  • Dallas D&I Committee Member


  • Texas~United States (2020)
  • North Carolina~United States (2020)


  • University of Michigan Law School (JD) (2020)
  • Wake Forest University (PhD Microbiology and Immunology) (2013)
  • Converse College (BS Biology, BA German, cum laude) (2006)


  • English
  • German
  • Korean