Jennifer C. Baker is of counsel in Barnes & Thornburg's Indianapolis office. She is a member of the firm's Environmental Department, which was recognized as Tier 1 for national environmental litigation in the annual "Best Law Firms" ranking by U.S. News and Best Lawyers.
Jennifer's principal area of practice focuses on representing commercial and industrial clients and land owners in all phases of remediation projects. On behalf of clients, Jennifer has provided assistance with environmental issues arising during the course of real estate transactions and redevelopment activities, including Brownfields projects and underground storage tank matters. She has successfully represented clients in environmental and cost recovery litigation in both federal and state arenas. Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg, Jennifer's practice included environmental law and assisting employers with OSHA matters.
Jennifer was a law clerk at the Bonneville Power Administration in Portland, Ore., and a summer national forests program assistant at The Wilderness Society in Washington, D.C. She was a member of Environmental Law from 1997-99 and was elected articles editor in 1998. She was also a member of the Cornelius Honors Society.
Professional and Community Involvement
Member, Oregon State Bar Association
Member, Washington State Bar Association
Member, Indiana State Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association
Newsletter editor, Environmental Section of the Indiana State Bar Association