Attorney Baber is a Partner at Aeton and manages the firm’s criminal defense and personal injury practice. He has also been awarded the Super Lawyers Rising Star designation every year since 2015 for Business Litigation.
At Aeton, Attorney Baber oversees the firm’s growing criminal defense practice which includes serious charges in state and federal court, including cases in the state’s Part A division, major motor vehicle offenses, DUIs, assaults, and other misdemeanors and felonies. Attorney Baber received his early training from the University of Connecticut’s famed criminal defense clinic and from one of Connecticut’s top prosecutors. He has represented defendants in nearly every court in Connecticut and in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut since. Attorney’s Baber’s federal practice includes the representation of individuals charged with drug trafficking crimes.
Attorney Baber also supervises the firm’s personal injury practice. He has represented families and individuals in catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases his entire career. He has helped injured individuals and their families fight against municipalities, property management companies, and businesses represented by some of the most experienced defense attorneys in the state. He has also fought on behalf of victims of bullying and sexual assault against school boards, day care providers and the perpetrators.
Attorney Baber’s diverse practice includes the representation of individuals and businesses in complex and high-dollar transactional matters. His experience includes representing large tech companies in financing deals with national banks, the purchase and sale of large and small businesses, and the negotiation of asset purchase deals on behalf of a franchisee of one of the country’s largest cell phone service providers. He has been invited to present on advanced contract drafting techniques in transactional matters for the continuing legal education of statewide attorneys.
Attorney Baber and his family have supported a local battered woman’s shelter for years. He is proud of his representation of women who have been the victims of sexual assault, sexual harassment, and revenge pornography. In 2016, Attorney Baber was awarded the Pro Bono Award by the Federal Judges of the District of Connecticut for his work as appointed counsel in a federal civil rights case.
Attorney Baber’s cases have been featured in various news media, including:
J.D. with Honors, University of Connecticut School of Law
First Place, Alva P. Loiselle Moot Court Competition
Cali Award for Academic Excellence: Advanced Criminal Procedure
Cali Award for Academic Excellence: Trial Advocacy
University of Connecticut
US District Court District of Connecticut