David Haynes

  • A practicing bankruptcy attorney and former biochemist.
  • Has published articles on a wide variety of legal topics since 2009
  • Published in the Loyola Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review

Experience

A former writer for The Balance for a year, David Haynes covers bankruptcy issues. He's Senior Attorney and Privacy Officer at the Office of Systems Integration in Sacramento.

Haynes also worked with the California Department of Health Care Services as an attorney in 2015 and 2016, and with the law firm of Pino and Associates in Sacramento from 2010 until 2015.

He taught a review class to law students during law school.

Haynes earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry with a minor in History from the University of California, Davis in 2006 before going on to law school. 

Education

Haynes received his law degree from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, in 2009. He graduated magna cum laude. 

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