Prior to joining Clyde & Co, Chaya Baliga was a claims litigation intern for Stanford Risk Authority, the risk management provider and insurance carrier for Stanford Hospital & Clinics.

Chaya is fluent in Konkani and holds a CIPP/US certification.


  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law, 2012. Senior Comments Editor for the Santa Clara Computer & High Technology Law Journal. Judicial extern for the Honorable Ronald M. Whyte of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Graduated with a Public Interest & Social Justice Certificate in Health Law and served as the Co-President of the SCU Health Care Law Society.
  • B.S., Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2006