Joseph J. Babich

Joseph J. Babich


Sacramento, California
Joseph J. Babich | Best Lawyers - Lawyer of the Year 2013 | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs SacramentoJoseph J. Babich | AV Preeminent | Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Ratings

Mr. Babich is a founding partner of the law firm of Dreyer Babich Buccola Wood Campora, LLP. After receiving his Bachelor's degree from the University of California at Berkeley in 1977 and his Juris Doctorate degree from Hastings College of the Law in 1980, he was admitted to the State Bar of California in December of 1980. After a brief stint as a Deputy District Attorney for the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office, he began practicing plaintiffs' personal injury law wherein he has exclusively represented injured clients.

Mr. Babich has been very active in various trial lawyer associations such as the Consumer Attorneys of California where he served on its Board between 1995 and 1998. He also has served as President for the Sacramento Consumer Attorneys in 1993 and was honored as their selection for Advocate of the Year for his outstanding trial results in 2003. Mr. Babich is Board Certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He also holds the highest rating (AV) by Martindale-Hubbell which provides peer review legal ratings for attorneys based on ethical standards and legal skills.


Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Wrongful Death
  • Construction Accidents
  • Product Liability
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified as a Civil Trial Specialist , National Board of Trial Advocacy

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1980


  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California
    • Juris Doctor - 1980
  • University of California
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1977

Honors and Awards

  • Advocate of the Year, Sacramento Consumer Attorneys , 2003 - Present
  • Holds the highest rating (AV) by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Consumer Attorneys of California, Member of the Board , 1995 - 1998
  • Sacramento Consumer Attorneys, President , 1993 - Present
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Sacramento County District Attorney's Office, Deputy District Attorney