J.D., 2012, University of Miami School of Law
B.S., 2009, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Arthur Baker is the managing attorney of Concord Advantage Legal PLLC, a law office dedicated to helping Florida businesses and property owners efficiently navigate real estate and business issues. His practice is focused on providing value-based and business-oriented solutions in the areas of commercial real estate and transactional business law. A large portion of his practice consists of outside general counsel representations, where he helps businesses implement risk management procedures, provides practical day-to-day advice, and reviews, drafts, and negotiates a wide variety of contracts involved with general business operations.
Before founding Concord Advantage Legal PLLC, he was Vice President & Assistant General Counsel for Savills where he was responsible for helping the management team and real estate professionals of this commercial real estate services company identify and address the diverse business and legal risks associated with its operations around the world. Before that, he was an associate at Baker & Hostetler LLP where he provided counsel to sophisticated clients on all phases of high-stakes real estate transactions, complex real estate development and land use matters, and general business operations.
Baker graduated from the University of Miami School of Law summa cum laude and Order of the Coif. He received the Bruce J. Winick Award for Academic Excellence and a Dean’s Merit Scholarship. He also served as Articles & Comments Editor for the University of Miami Law Review, President of the Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society, and Chair of the Philanthropy Committee for the Student Bar Association.
In his free time, he enjoys performing in improv comedy shows, practicing yoga, and playing golf.