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Laura Baker is a Board Certified Construction Lawyer, who has practiced construction law in the State of Florida for over a decade.  She represents developers, property owners, contractors, design professionals and sureties in construction disputes.  Additionally, she works with clients on contract drafting and review, and pre-litigation counseling.

Prior to becoming a construction lawyer in the State of Florida, Attorney Baker represented clients in commercial and contract disputes in the State and Federal Courts of Ohio.

While in law school, Attorney Baker worked as a Law Clerk in the New Business Legal Clinic, which provided legal counsel to minority start-up businesses.  Attorney Baker also completed courses in comparative law at Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest, Hungary.

Bar Admissions

Florida, 2005
Ohio, 2004
U.S. District Court, N.D. Ohio
U.S. District Court, S.D. Florida

Education

University of Akron School of Law (J.D., 2004)
University of South Florida (B.A., 2001)

Professional Achievements

Florida Bar Board Certified in Construction Law

Recorded Decisions

Attaway Electric, Inc. v. Kelsey Construction, Inc. and Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America, 120 So.3d 77 (Fla. 4th DCA 2013)   Lexon Ins Co. v. City of Cape Coral, 238 So. 3d 356 (Fla 2nd DCA 2017), rehearing denied (Feb 15,2018)

 

Professional Associations & Memberships

Broward County Construction Law Section Member
Florida Bar Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section, Construction Law Committee Section Member