Your Legal Team
Founder & Managing Member
Jereme Baker is the owner and Managing Member of Baker Law Group. Mr. Baker has extensive experience in the various practice areas of the firm, namely, Real Estate, Business/Corporate Law, and Probate. He has provided legal and business advice to many small to medium sized businesses through roles as both in-house legal counsel and as outside general counsel.
Some of Mr. Baker’s recent practice accomplishments include negotiating and forming a multimillion-dollar joint venture investment fund; assisting private equity client in acquiring over $30 million in real estate assets including drafting, negotiating and in the performance of due diligence; and assisting client in the negotiation and drafting of a $60 million-dollar commercial real estate development venture in Denver.
Mr. Baker has also provided advisement regarding governance, management and operation of privately held investment ventures, advisement regarding regulatory/compliance review, formation and drafting of corporate governance documents and board books, drafting of business formation and partnership agreements, drafting of commercial loan agreements, and negotiating, resolving, and litigating contractual disputes. In addition, he has advised regarding various real estate matters, including drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, drafting residential and commercial leases, and conducting real estate title and due diligence review. In the areas of probate he has experience litigating contested wills/trusts and probate contests, & advising clients regarding probate administration.
Jereme started Baker Law Group in 2011. He earned his B.A. from Rutgers University and his J.D. Degree from the University of Colorado. He has two preschool aged boys, and he loves taking them camping, hiking, and fishing and watching them grow up. He is a 2014 Recipient of the Billy Lewis Young Lawyer Award – Courage Under Fire Award.
Senior Associate Attorney & Member
Brian Petz is a senior associate and chair of the Probate and Estate Planning Department of Baker Law Group, LLC. His practice focuses on estate planning, guardianship and conservatorship, estate and trust administration, and probate litigation. Mr. Petz has represented an array of clients in estate planning, including those with small, moderate, and large estates, as well as those with traditional and blended families. He has assisted clients in the administration of multimillion-dollar trusts and estates, and has litigated probate issues concerning, among other things: fiduciary appointment and removal; surcharge; common-law marriage; and heirship.
In addition to his probate practice, Mr. Petz has supported the Real Estate and Business Law Departments of Baker Law Group, LLC, recently assisting on real estate acquisitions exceeding $30 million in value, various commercial contracts, master service agreements, commercial and residential leases, and business formations.
Mr. Petz joined Baker Law Group as an associate attorney in 2015. He is a member of the Colorado and Arapahoe County Bar Associations, the Elder Law and Trust & Estate Sections of the Colorado Bar Association, and is actively involved in various organizations serving and advocating for Colorado’s senior population.
Mr. Petz earned his B.S. from Florida State University and his J.D. from University of Colorado Law School. Originally from Clearwater, Florida, Brian now lives in Thornton with his wife and three dogs. During his spare time, he enjoys hiking and playing hockey.
Senior Associate Attorney
Robert Harper is a senior associate with extensive litigation experience in civil litigation including personal injury, construction defect (CDARA), business and real estate litigation, and landlord-tenant disputes. Robert has considerable trial experience with multiple courtroom victories. Overall, Robert has represented clients in over 350 litigated matters across Colorado, including Federal, District, and County Courts.
Robert believes in utilizing strategic litigation tactics to outmaneuver and gain a legal advantage for his clients. Robert also ensures that his clients are fully informed so that they can make educated decisions. In representing both Plaintiff and Defendants alike, Robert brings a unique insight in each case to create leverage for his clients.
While originally from Cherry Hill, New Jersey, Robert earned his J.D. and master’s degree at Vermont Law School in South Royalton, Vermont. Before law school, Robert attended Albright University in Reading, PA majoring in both History and Political Science. While there, Robert earned All-American honors, Defensive Player of the Year, and received the Student Athlete of the Year Award in 2009. Robert is a member of the both the Colorado, and Douglas County Bar Associations. Robert has also been bestowed with the Top 40 under 40 Award for Lawyers in the State of Colorado.
Robert enjoys playing golf, hiking, flyfishing and spending time with his wife, Casey, and two pets, Jersey the boxer and Jack the cat. Robert is an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan.
Alex LeJeune is a junior associate with experience in several areas of civil litigation including business and real estate litigation, criminal defense, and personal injury matters. Alex has knowledge of how to address complex legal issues involving both rural and commercial property, as well as business and contractual disputes. As a strong advocate, Alex fights for his clients from inception to verdict and takes pride in providing information and guidance every step of the way. Prior to practicing in Colorado, he also engaged in transactional practice including purchase and sale agreements and entity formation. He is licensed in Colorado.
Alex earned his J.D./D.C. L, cum laude, from Louisiana State University’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center. While in law school, Alex was twice chosen for publication for his articles on numerous land-use issues. He also successfully competed in several trial and dispute resolution competitions. Prior to law school, Alex attended Louisiana State University where he earned his bachelor’s in Philosophy, cum laude, with concentrations in law, ethics, and social justice. As part of the first crop of law students, Alex was chosen to participate in the 3+3 program allowing him to obtain his law degree in just six years.
Alex was born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He enjoys playing basketball and guitar, as well as cooking, writing, and traveling with friends
Senior Associate Attorney
Phillip Reither is a Senior Associate at Baker Law Group. Throughout his legal career, Phillip has practiced litigation in state and federal court. He has been practicing law for over a decade and has extensive experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in civil matters involving personal injury, construction defects, insurance coverage disputes, bad faith insurance claims handling, employment law, business disputes, and breach of contract matters.
Phillip has an extensive background in practicing family law and criminal law. He has practiced family law for a better part of a decade because he believed it would be an excellent opportunity to help people overcome their difficult personal struggles. Phillip began practicing criminal law due to his overwhelming passion for protecting the accused’s constitutional rights.
Phillip values and enjoys the personal connection he has with his clients, and believes that providing excellent personal service is a key aspect of his practice. Additionally, due to his diverse professional background, he brings a global perspective when seeking solutions for his clients.
Prior to beginning his legal career, Phillip graduated from the University of Missouri-St. Louis in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Criminology/Criminal Justice. After earning his undergraduate degree, he attended law school at St. Louis University, from which he graduated in 2011. Phillip is licensed to practice law in Colorado, Illinois and Missouri.
Phillip is a native of St. Louis, Missouri. He relocated to the Denver area in 2016 after practicing for 5 years in Missouri and Illinois. Outside of practicing law, he enjoys hockey, live music, and horror movies. He also enjoys spending time with his family, friends, and his dog, Freddie
Hanna Bledsoe is an associate attorney with experience in civil litigation matters including business disputes, personal injury, bad faith insurance claims, and landlord/tenant law. Hanna also has practiced in the areas of probate, estate planning, and elder law. During her time as an attorney, Hanna has gained valuable trial experience and worked in both Federal and District Courts. In representing clients, Hanna ensures zealous advocacy and clear communication with her clients.
Prior to joining Baker Law Group, Hanna’s practice primarily consisted of personal injury, with an emphasis in commercial trucking collisions, motor vehicle collisions, dog bite cases, premises liability cases, and ski collisions. Hanna has litigated several multi-million-dollar lawsuits. Hanna is part of the Colorado Bar Association and licensed in Colorado State Courts, Colorado Federal Courts, Arizona, and New Mexico.
Hanna grew up in Washington, where she attended law school at Gonzaga University School of Law. During her time in law school, Hanna served as President of the Health Law Society, worked in the Elder Law Clinic, and earned a CALI Award of Excellence in Arbitration Law. Before law school, Hanna attended Washington State University, where she majored in Political Science and Professional Writing, graduating Magna Cum Laude.
In her free time, Hanna enjoys skiing, weightlifting, hiking, triathlons, and cooking. Hanna also loves spending time with her family, friends, and two mini huskies, Kato and Kira.