Strategic Business Law Attorney in Canton, Ohio

Your trusted business ally If you are planning to start your own business in Ohio or if you want to expand your current business, an experienced and knowledgeable business law attorney can help expedite the process and ensure your success. The Law Office of Gerald L. Baker assists individuals and businesses of all sizes with a full range of legal services, including: 

  • Commercial and civil litigation
  • Business formation and advice 
  • Oil and gas law matters
  • Due diligence 
  • Financial investment counseling
  • Contract review and development
  • Breach of contract
  • Buy and sell agreements 
  • Shareholder disputes

With more than 50 years of industry experience, the Law Office of Gerald L. Baker in Canton, Ohio is well prepared to handle business legal issues of any size or complexity. If litigation becomes necessary, we work tirelessly to defend your rights in court and provide the best possible results for your case.

Realizing your business dreams

A focus of our firm is helping clients start their own businesses. The Law Office of Gerald L. Baker reviews your business plans and advises on issues involved in business formation and maintenance, including potential liability, corporate entity formation and tax structures. Once your business has been established, we continue to help it grow by advising on insurance coverage, investment strategies and corporate compliance issues. The Law Office of Gerald L. Baker also looks after your best interests by finding strategies to limit your personal liability and increase your bottom line.  

Helping business owners move forward

The Law Office of Gerald L. Baker works closely with business owners to ensure businesses run smoothly. We often negotiate and draft contracts and buy-and-sell agreements, assist with corporate compliance measures and tax filing, and represent businesses in shareholder disputes and commercial litigation cases. We are seasoned negotiators and litigators and know how to best represent your financial interests, successfully resolving your issues in the boardroom or the courtroom. 

Protect your business today

We have the ability and experience to help your business succeed. Call the Law Office of Gerald L. Baker today at 330-492-1001 or contact us online to schedule your initial consultation.


The Law Offices of Gerald L. Baker is committed to answering your questions about business law, estate planning, elder law, and probate issues in Ohio.

3711 Whipple Ave. N.W.
Canton, OH 44718
330-492-4577 (fax)
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 08:00am - 04:30pm
Fri: 08:00am - 12:00pm