Scott Baker is an AV® Preeminent™ rated and experienced litigator who helps his clients succeed in complex commercial and civil disputes in federal and state courts. In addition to his representation of clients involved in environmental and natural resources disputes, Scott has represented clients in many diverse areas including real estate; administrative law; estate, trust, and fiduciary litigation; property insurance disputes and subrogation recovery; and personal injury. Scott has practiced extensively and maintains licenses to practice in both Colorado and Texas.
Scott is an aggressive advocate for his clients who strives to end their disputes as quickly and cost-effectively as possible. Trial is sometimes necessary, and Scott prepares cases to fight for his clients through trial and appeal. But he is also proud to have delivered results to his clients while saving them from the time and expense of trial, whether through directly negotiating creative solutions, successfully settling cases through mediation, or by ending litigation through effective oral and written advocacy through the court systems by, for example, effectively writing and arguing motions for summary judgment.
Scott also serves as a neutral mediator to help parties resolve their disputes amicably and cost-effectively. Scott’s deep and broad experience in many diverse and complex areas of the law, his representation of both plaintiffs and defendants in significant and high-profile litigation, and his professional mediation training makes him an effective mediator.
Professional and Community Activities
- Colorado Bar Association
- Denver Bar Association
- Jefferson County Mediation Services, volunteer mediator
- Head youth baseball coach