James P. Baker

Attorney Awards


Author: Chapter on Employment Torts, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 1994 Handbook on Employment Termination. Faculty Member, Illinois Estate Administration, 1975 and Creative Financing in Today's Real Estate Market, 1980, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education.

Areas of Practice (13)

  • General Civil Law
  • Trial Law
  • Appellate Practice before State and Federal Courts
  • Administrative Agencies Law
  • Estate Planning Law
  • Probate Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Railroad Law
  • Labor Relations Law
  • Labor Law
  • Employment Discrimination Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
217-522-3445  Phone
University Attended:
Hanover College, B.A., 1968
Law School Attended:
University of Denver, J.D., 1970
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois; U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh and Eighth Circuits, U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. Tax Court; 1972, U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois; 1971, Illinois
Sangamon County, Illinois State and American (Member, Section on Labor and Employment Law) Bar Associations; Lincoln Douglas Inns of Court.
Birth Information:
Streator, Illinois, December 15, 1945
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

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Springfield, Illinois

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