Representation In Kentucky’s State & Federal Courts

Experienced Representation For Your Criminal Defense

Facing criminal charges can feel terrifying. Your future lies in the hands of a judge who needs to know your story. When you need the defense of an attorney you can trust, you can rely on Matthew J. Baker, Attorney.

With more than 30 years of experience representing clients throughout Kentucky, Matthew J. Baker has successfully defended clients against charges, including:

  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Drug possession, manufacture and trafficking
  • Weapons violations
  • Domestic violence
  • Assault and battery
  • Property crimes such as theft, larceny and robbery

He has been named to the Kentucky Super Lawyers list eight times – an honor given to only 5% of trial attorneys in the state. With compassion, dedication and knowledge, he would be proud to defend your rights against the criminal justice system. If your criminal case is also affecting a family legal issue, he can help you with this as well.

Prepared To Defend You In A Trial

Mr. Baker has exceptional experience and skill as a trial attorney. Because he is prepared to take your case to court, the prosecutor’s office knows that he is serious about obtaining a favorable plea bargain.

Additionally, Mr. Baker has been counsel of record for over 200 cases in the Kentucky Court of Appeals. He even served as a judge for the Kentucky Court of Appeals and as a Judge Advocate for the U.S. Marine Corps. He knows what it takes to build a convincing case. If the state has already convicted you, he is prepared to appeal the decision.

Why Should I Hire An Attorney?

You have the option of working with a public defender, but this is not necessarily wise. Public defenders often have more cases than they can handle at one time. They face pressure to avoid a trial, even if it has the best chance of a favorable outcome. When you hire Matthew J. Baker, Attorney, you will have an attorney who gives you one-on-one attention and will go to trial when necessary.

Start A Strong Defense Today

The sooner you contact the Bowling Green office of Mr. Baker, the sooner he can begin your defense strategy. Call him today to schedule your initial consultation. Reach his firm at 270-746-2385 or send him an email.