Suzanna Baker

Suzie Baker practices in the area of business, with a focus on commercial finance, commercial real estate, mergers and acquisitions, general business, and corporate and securities matters. She represents real estate developers in purchases, sales, financing, and development transactions. Ms. Baker's commercial finance practice includes complex loans for businesses, including fixed asset loans, bond issues, securitized loans, revolving credit facilities and equipment lease financing. She handles a wide variety of corporate transactions, such as asset and stock purchases and sales of corporate divisions, apartments, hotels, convenience stores, medical facilities, nursing homes and assisted living facilities, home health agencies, poultry processors, manufacturers, service companies, retail businesses and more. She also negotiates contracts and leases of all types, including software and hardware, national vendors and suppliers, management and employment. In addition, Ms. Baker handles matters regarding troubled loans and investment ventures.

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Suzie Baker practices in the area of business, with a focus on commercial finance, commercial real estate, mergers and acquisitions, general business, and corporate and securities matters. She represents real estate developers in purchases, sales, financing, and development transactions. Ms. Baker's commercial finance practice includes complex loans for businesses, including fixed asset loans, bond issues, securitized loans, revolving credit facilities and equipment lease financing. She handles a wide variety of corporate transactions, such as asset and stock purchases and sales of corporate divisions, apartments, hotels, convenience stores, medical facilities, nursing homes and assisted living facilities, home health agencies, poultry processors, manufacturers, service companies, retail businesses and more. She also negotiates contracts and leases of all types, including software and hardware, national vendors and suppliers, management and employment. In addition, Ms. Baker handles matters regarding troubled loans and investment ventures.

Prior to returning to private practice, Ms. Baker served as general counsel to a division of a publicly traded Fortune 500 company.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • The Mississippi Bar (Member, Business Law and Real Estate Sections)
  • American Bar Association (Member, Business Law and Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Sections)
  • Capital Area Bar Association
  • Tri-County Real Estate Attorneys' Association
  • Mississippi Women Lawyers Association (President, 1985)
  • Mississippi Secretary of State Securities Law Advisory Group (2008-2009)
  • North Jackson Rotary Club
  • Junior League of Memphis (Sustaining Member)
  • Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi (Board Member)
  • Chi Omega Fraternity
  • National Association of Professional Women
  • National Business Aviation Association

Recognition

  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell