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Scott L. Baker

Practice areas:

Litigation, Lawsuits & Disputes, Business, Construction & Development, Insurance Companies

About Me

We serve as Outside General Counsel for entrepreneurs and growing companies, with an emphasis in the construction industry, providing superior cost-effective legal and business solutions in collections, contracts, employment, insurance, and intellectual property matters. Litigation, mediation, arbitration and transactions.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Litigation: 30%
    29 years
  2. Construction & Development: 20%
    22 years
  3. Business: 20%
    29 years
  4. Lawsuits & Disputes: 20%
    29 years
  5. Insurance Companies: 10%
    29 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-500/hour), Contingent (25-50%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Galen Gentry

    I endorse this lawyer's work. I have known Scott for over 10 years. He is an experienced, successful litigator and is very committed to his clients.

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    Galen Gentry Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Cliff M Blondes

    I have known Scott Baker for a very long time and am very impressed with the professional manner in which he aggressively represents his clients in the construction industry and as outside general counsel for his many clients solving day-to-day legal needs with compassion and sincerity

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    Cliff Blondes Debt Collection Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Baker & Associates

1875 Century Park East
Suite 1490
Los Angeles, CA, 90067-2515

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198702/26/2015
DCInactive 198801/30/2007
OHInactive198504/21/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1999
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1998
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1997
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1996
AV RatedN/A1995
AV RatedN/A1994

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerBaker & Associates1994 - Present
Chief West Coast CounselAgency Rent-A-Car1990 - 1994
Senior AssociateOberstein, Doniger & Fetter1988 - 1990
AssociateWeissmann Wolff Bergman Coleman Grodin & Evall LLP1986 - 1988
Judicial Law ClerkUnited States Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit1985 - 1986

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/A1994 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A1987 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationN/A1986 - Present
Ohio State Bar AssociationN/A1985 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor - Juris Doctor1985
Ohio State University, ColumbusBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1981