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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.



Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 30%
    30 years
  2. Construction: 20%
    23 years
  3. Business: 20%
    30 years
  4. Lawsuits & Disputes: 20%
    30 years
  5. Insurance: 10%
    30 years



Hourly ($250-500/hour), contingent (25-50%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Pro bono (5%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Tre Lovell

    Scott is an excellent attorney. His experience and knowledge as a litigator is top-notch, and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Scott or work with him as co-counsel.


    Tre Lovell Entertainment Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Paul J Molinaro

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Contact info

Baker & Associates

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


DCInactive 198801/30/2007
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
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
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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
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
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Ohio State University, ColumbusBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1981