Fred L. Baker

Fred L. Baker

Principal
Location:
Danbury, Connecticut
Phone:
203-885-1344
203-648-4737
Fax:
203-791-1892
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Taxation
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Corporate Law
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Elder Law
  • Family Business Mediation

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1969
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1974
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1970

Education

  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    • LL.M. - 1974
    • Major: Taxation
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut
    • J.D. - 1969
  • University of Connecticut, Hartford, Connecticut
    • B.A. - 1966

Published Works

  • Handbook of Connecticut Taxes on Industry, Manufacturers' Association of Connecticut, 1970

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Danbury Bar Association, Taxation Section, Member
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Taxation Section, Member
  • American Bar Association, Taxation Section, Member
  • Town of Bridgewater, Town Counsel, 1977 - Present
  • Western Connecticut Estate and Tax Planning Council, Inc., President, 1976 - 1977
  • Town of New Milford Board of Education, Member, 1978 - 1980
  • Town of New Milford Board of Education, Vice Chairman, 1978 - 1979
  • Connecticut National Bank, Member, Advisory Board, 1986 - 1991
  • Union Savings Bank, Corporator, 1987 - Present
  • Ability Beyond Disability, Chairman, 1990 - 1994
  • Hanahoe Children's Clinic, President, 1991 - 2009
  • Connecticut Community Foundation, Trustee, 2000 - 2006
  • Connecticut Community Foundation, President, 2003 - 2006

Past Employment Positions

  • Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Trial Attorney, 1970 - 1974
  • Town of New Milford, Town Attorney, 2001 - 2003

Pro Bono Activities

  • President, Hanahoe Children's Clinic, 1991 - 2009
  • Trustee, Connecticut Community Foundation, 2000 - 2006
  • President, Connecticut Community Foundation, 2003 - 2006
  • Corporator, Union Savings Bank, 1987 - Present