Lorne J. Baker 21st Circuit Court (St. Louis County)


Judge Baker substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.


Associate Circuit Judge

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Lorne J. Baker was appointed associate circuit judge in December 2018. Prior to his appointment, he most recently served as an administrative law judge for the Missouri Division of Workers’ Compensation. Prior to his judicial appointments, Judge Baker practiced law in the private and public sectors for more than 20 years.

Judge Baker received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan in 1990 and his law degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1993.

Judge Baker is a member of The Missouri Bar, the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis and the St. Louis County Bar Association.