Christopher W. Bayuk

Bayuk & Associates, Inc.

Sacramento, California 94203


Accident, Civil Rights, Construction, Discrimination, Insurance, Mechanic Liens, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Toxic Tort, Wrongful Death

Areas of expertise include mediation, civil and business litigation: bad faith, construction, contract, insurance coverage, legal and medical malpractice, personal injury, pharmaceutical and toxic exposure.

Currently serving as Court appointed Judge Pro Tem for El Dorado and Placer County Superior Courts, hearing settlement conferences. Recently accepted to participate in the Voluntary Dispute Resolution Program for the United States District Court, Eastern District of California.

Extensive practice having served as a settlement judge/mediator, national counsel supervising coordinated defense of chemical and pharmaceutical companies sued in relation to exposure claims, represented clients in litigation, served as oversight, monitoring and coordinating of local counsel in litigation, currently serve as counsel for multiple California construction businesses, and am the personal client representative in a wide variety of personal injury tort claims while also representing clients in business and insurance disputes.


  • Pepperdine University: Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution: Mediating the Litigated Case 2014
  • J.D. California Western School of Law May 1985
  • B.S. University of California, Davis June 1982



  • Martindale-Hubbell - AV Preeminent 25 years
  • Top Attorney North America - 2016
  • Top Lawyers San Diego – San Diego Magazine - 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Top Lawyers California - 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Top Rated Lawyers, Construction Law - American Lawyer 2013
5170 Golden Foothill Parkway
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762

P; 530-903-3160
F: 877-266-0963
E: [email protected]