J. Ernest Baird, P.C., is formerly part of Baird, Williams & Greer, LLP.  Partners J. Ernest Baird and James Reed have formed a new firm that specializes in real estate, business asset purchases and other commercial transactions as well as corporate governance and director/member disputes, commercial litigation, contract law and appellate practice.  J. Ernest Baird, P.C., provides legal advisory services to help our clients manage complex legal challenges, as well as achieve the best possible outcome in every legal dispute.  Despite our substantial trial and appellate experience, our goal is to keep you out of court.  Our experience and dedication produces sound legal analysis, quality service and cost-effective solutions for dispute resolution.

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Our Focus

J. Ernest Baird and James Reed together have seven decades of experience in handling major complex mediation, arbitration and litigation, including precedent-setting cases. The firm focuses on commercial litigation and transactions, construction law and appellate practice.

J. Ernest Baird

J. Ernest Baird

J. Ernest Baird is an AV-rated attorney, the highest such rating available to any individual lawyer. Attorney Baird has more than 32 years experience in commercial real estate transactions, mergers, acquisitions and dispositions of businesses and construction law. Read more…

James Reed

James B. Reed

Attorney Jim Reed concentrates his practice on breach of contract litigation, mechanic’s lien and public bond law, in addition to copyright and life rights for film. Read more…

Cheryl M. Belnap

Office Administrator

As the firm’s administrator, Cheryl manages all the firm’s functions and oversees every administrative matter affecting J. Ernest Baird, P.C.. Working closely with the partners, she is responsible for the firm’s operations, including business development, human resources, billings, collections and other related finances.

Viviana J. Castellanos

Legal Assistant and Documents Clerk