Mark T. Baker focuses his litigation practice on civil rights, employer and public entity liability, complex commercial matters, and personal injury defense. He joined the firm in 2005 following two years as a litigation associate in Morrison & Foerster LLP’s Denver office and a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Bruce D. Black of the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico. Mr. Baker received his law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law in 2002 and his undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Colorado in 1999. He served on the editorial board of the Virginia Law Review while in law school and published a note in that journal in the field of federal Indian law.
Mr. Baker is a member of the Colorado and New Mexico bars. He also is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and the United States District Court for the Districts of New Mexico and Colorado. He and his wife, Shana, have a son, Joshua. Mr. Baker is a native New Mexican and grew up in Santa Fe.