The Bàez Law Firm is dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and other entities in handling both civil and criminal matters. The firm handles a wide range of legal matters including personal injury, products liability, civil rights, employment and labor law, criminal appeals, business litigation, arbitration or mediation, intellectual property, and real estate. If you or someone you know is in need of legal assistance or advice, we encourage you to call and schedule a free consultation to discuss your situation.
JOSÉ ANIBAL BÀEZ
Committed to its clients and their cases, the Firm is led by José Anibal Bàez, who founded the Firm in 2002 after gaining over 10 years of experience practicing in both the private and public sectors. Mr. Bàez earned his Juris Doctorate from the St. Louis University School of Law, where he was the editor-in-chief of the Law Review. He obtained a Masters (LLM) in International and Comparative law from Georgetown University. Over the years Mr. Baez has been a guest lecturer on commercial transaction law and served as a visiting scholar at New York University School of Law. He was also the first fellow at NYU’s Institute for Judicial Administration.
Upon graduating from Georgetown, Mr. Baez served as a law clerk to the Honorable Theodore McMillian at the United State Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. He went on to serve as an assistant district attorney in Kings County, New York, and an arbitrator in New York City courts. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the New York State Academy for Trial Lawyers, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Arbitrators Association of the City of New York, and the Puerto Rican Bar Association, in which he served as a member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the By-Laws Committee. Mr. Baez is also a graduate of the Trial Lawyers College and is a member of Alpha Sigma Nu, the Honor Society of Jesuit Institutions of Higher Education, and SCRIBES, the American Society of Writers on Legal Subjects.
He is admitted to practice law in the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the First, Second, Eighth, Tenth, and Eleventh Circuits, the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Southern District of New York, as well as the Courts of the State of New York.