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Carl T. Baker

Carl T. Baker

Practice areas:

Probate, Estate Planning, Settlements, Wills & Living Wills, Elder Law

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Probate: 35%
  2. Settlements: 20%
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 15%
  5. Elder Law: 10%

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Contact Info

Fitzgerald Morris Baker Firth, PC

16 Pearl Street
PO Box 2017
Glens Falls, NY, 12801

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 197903/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyer in America for Trusts & Estates LawBest Lawyers2007
Upstate New York Super Lawyers.Super Lawyers, a publication of:2007
AV Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerFitzgerald Morris Baker Firth, PC1978 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Glens Falls Kiwanis Club FoundationBoard Member2008 - 2011
Glens Falls Hospital Planned Giving CouncilMember and past chair2000 - Present
Warren County Bar AssociationDirector1984 - 1986
NYSBA Trusts & Estates Law SectionChair 20131981 - Present
Estate Planning Council of Eastern New YorkPresident 1993-19941979 - Present
Warren County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
New York State Bar Association Section NewsletterThe Estate Settlement Representation Letter and "Selling" Your Services2004
New York State Bar Association publicationWill Drafting Fundamentals1996

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Albany Law School of Union UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Cornell UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1973

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Probate and Administration of EstatesPreparing for Estate Administration2012
Introduction to Estate PlanningEstate Planning Overview2011
Estate Planning for the Middle Class ClientDrafting the Will2009
Tax Aspects of Real Property Law TransactionsTrust and Estates2008
Probate and Administration of EstatesAdministering the Estate - Part One2008
Introduction to Estate PlanningTestamentary Gifts: Will Drafting Overview2007