Tracy M. Baker

  • (404) 524-1600 - (office)
    (404) 524-1792 - (direct)
  • (404) 524-1610

Tracy M. Baker

Professional Profile

Tracy has been defending physicians and healthcare providers against alleged professional negligence since she began practicing law in 2006. Before joining Weathington McGrew, Tracy began her legal career at the medical malpractice defense firm of Forrester & Brim in Gainesville, Georgia. There she gained considerable experience successfully representing medical professionals throughout the litigation process, including at trial and at the appellate level.

Tracy has successfully tried dozens of cases on behalf of physicians and medical providers. Tracy also represents physicians in pre-litigation claims and non-litigation matters, such as investigations by the Georgia Composite Medical Board.

Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • General Liability Defense

Bar & court admissions

  • Georgia, 2006
  • Georgia Supreme Court, 2009
  • Georgia Court of Appeals, 2010


  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, J.D., 2006
  • University of Georgia, A.B.J., 2003, magna cum laude
  • University of Georgia, B.A., 2003, magna cum laude
  • Over 10 years of experience defending medical malpractice lawsuits involving nearly every major medical specialty
  • Defense of physicians, nurses and other medical providers at Atlanta-based hospital
  • Defense of orthopedic surgeons at Atlanta-based orthopaedics group
  • Defense of surgeons in a variety of specialties including general surgery, neurosurgery, spine surgery, and obstetrics and gynecological surgery in lawsuits, involving a wide range of catastrophic injury and death cases
  • Defense of anesthesiologists, emergency medicine physicians, pediatricians and hospitalists in lawsuits involving a wide range of catastrophic injury and death cases
  • Trial of dozens of professional liability actions with a defense verdict
  • Appellate counsel for numerous defense clients with several published appellate decisions
  • Represented physicians and other healthcare providers in peer-review proceedings and in hearings before the Composite State Board of Medical Examiners
  • State Bar of Georgia, member
  • Atlanta Bar Association, member
  • Georgia Society of Healthcare Risk Managers, member
  • UGA Alumni Association, member
  • Touchdown Club of Atlanta, member
  • HERO Foundation, member and volunteer
  • ICLE, State Bar of Georgia, Medical Malpractice Liability Institute, Co-Chair (2017)