John Gutierrez

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San Francisco, California

H. John Gutierrez manages Bailey & Galyen's California office. He has 15 years' experience litigating cases involving personal injuries, premises liability, and insurance claims.

John is a native of Biloxi, Mississippi. He obtained his law degree from Georgetown University. Prior to that, he received an undergraduate degree from Brown University and a master's degree from the University of California at Berkeley.

John has litigated a number of nationwide class action cases involving defective computers, vehicles, and building materials. In those cases, he helped consumers obtain multi-million dollar settlements. He also has extensive experience in construction litigation and real estate disputes.

Mr. Gutierrez is admitted to practice in state and federal courts throughout California.

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2005
  • Texas, 2008
  • Mississippi, 2000


  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 1999
    • Honors: Awarded Honors in legal research and writing
  • University of California at Berkeley, California
    • M.L.I.S. - 1990
  • Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    • A.B. - 1988

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Mississippi Bar, Public Information Committee, 2003 - 2004