Richard Baker Student


Richard Baker is currently an articling student at Watson Goepel LLP in the firm’s Business Law Group. He began articling in 2024 after earning his J.D from the Peter A. Allard School of Law.

Before joining Watson Goepel, Richard gained practical experience as a summer student in the in-house counsel team of a Vancouver real estate development firm. Additionally, he contributed as a research assistant in the field of comparative judicial politics during his tenure at law school.

Outside of his legal pursuits, Richard indulges his passion for history and politics through extensive study. He also unwinds by avidly following NFL football.


  • J.D., Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia, 2024.
  • B.A., Simon Fraser University, 2019.