Recognition

Baker Botts lawyers and staff work hard to help our clients excel. We have been honored to receive a number of distinguished awards for this work. Below is a snapshot of recent recognitions:

2014
  • Chambers Asia Pacific 2014
    Asia-Pacific Region

    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    China/Hong Kong
    Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (Band 3)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    Projects & Infrastructure (Band 3)
  • Chambers Global 2014
    Africa
    Projects & Energy (Band 3)
    Asia Pacific
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    China
    Corporate/M&A (Band 3)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    Projects & Infrastructure (Band 3)
    Global
    Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    Projects & Energy (Band 3)
    Middle East
    Projects & Energy (Band 2)
    Russia
    Banking & Finance (Band 3)
    Corporate/M&A (Band 3)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 2)
    Intellectual Property (Band 3)
    Saudi Arabia
    Banking & Finance (Band 3)
    Corporate/Commercial (Band 2)
    United Arab Emirates
    Dispute Resolution (Band 3)
    United Kingdom
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 2)
    USA
    Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) (Band 1)
    Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) (Band 2)
    Intellectual Property: Patent (Band 2)
    International Arbitration (Band 3)
    Outsourcing (Band 3)
    Projects: Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    Tax: Corporate & Finance (Band 3)
  • Chambers Europe 2014
    Russia
    Banking & Finance (Band 3)
    Corporate/M&A (Band 3)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 2)
    Private Equity (Band 3)
    Real Estate (Band 2)
  • Chambers UK 2014
    Corporate/M&A: Mid Market (Band 3)
    Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration (Band 3)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 2)
    Public International Law (Band 3)
  • Chambers USA 2014
    National
    Climate Change (Band 2)
    Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) (Band 2)
    Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) (Band 1)
    Environment (Band 2)
    Intellectual Property (Band 3)
    International Arbitration (Band 3)
    Projects: Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    Tax: Corporate & Finance (Band 3)
    District of Columbia
    Corporate/M&A & Private Equity (Band 3)
    Environment (Band 2)
    Litigation: White-Collar & Government Investigation (Band 2)
    Litigation: General Commercial (Band 3) 
    New York
    Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (Band 3)
    Texas
    Banking & Finance (Band 3)
    Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 1)
    Capital Markets: Debt & Equity (Band 2)
    Corporate/ M&A (Band 1)
    Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity) (Band 2)
    Environment (Band 1)
    Intellectual Property (Band 1)
    Litigation: General Commercial (Band 2)
    Real Estate (Band 1)
    Tax (Band 1)
    Technology: Outsourcing (Band 2)
    Technology: Corporate & Commercial (Band 1)
  • The Legal 500 Europe, the Middle East and Africa 2014
    Russia/CIS
    Banking and Finance:Russia (Tier 2)
    Corporate and M&A: Moscow (Tier 2)
    Energy and Natural Resources (Tier 1)
    Intellectual Property (Tier 3)
    Real Estate (Tier 2)
    TMT (Tier 2)
    Saudi Arabia
    (in association with the Law Office of Mohanned bin Saud Al-Rasheed)

    Banking and Finance (Tier 3)
    Corporate/M&A (Tier 2)
    Projects & Energy (Tier 2)
    United Arab Emirates
    Construction (Tier 2)
    Corporate/M&A (Tier 3)
    Projects and Energy (Tier 1)
  • The Legal 500 UK, 2014
    Dispute Resolution (Tier 3)
    Finance (Tier 3)
    Projects, Energy & Natural Resources (Tier 2)
  • The Legal 500 U.S. 2014
    Capital Markets - Debt Offerings: Advice to Issuers (Tier 3)
    Capital Markets - Equity Offerings: Advice to Managers (Tier 3)
    Capital Markets - Equity Offerings: Advice to Issuers (Tier 3)
    Energy - Litigation (Tier 1)
    Energy - Regulatory (Tier 3) 
    Energy - Transactional (Tier 2)
    Environment Litigation (Tier 3)
    Patent Licensing and Transactional (Tier 3)
    Patent Prosecution: Utility & Design Patents (Tier 2)
    International Arbitration (Tier 3) 
    Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense: Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices (Tier 3)
    Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense: Toxic Tort (Tier 3)
    Technology: Outsourcing (Tier 3)
    Technology: Transactions (Tier 2)
    Telecoms and Broadcasts: Transactional (Tier 3)
    Tax - Domestic Tax: Central (Tier 3)
  • Lex Mundi’s Best Multijurisdictional Client Matter for 2013
    This award recognizes Lex Mundi member firms for an outstanding multijurisdictional matter coordinated with other member firms for a common client. Credit was given for the size and complexity of the matter and for the number of member firms involved. Baker Botts was awarded this honor for the matter the firm coordinated with 15 other Lex Mundi member firms in the Richmont Holdings Inc. acquisition of Agel Enterprises.
  • Texas Lawyer’s 2014 Energy Litigation Department of the Year
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Law Firms 2014
    Tier 1
    Appellate Practice
    Commercial Litigation
    Communications Law
    Corporate Law
    Energy Law
    Environmental Law
    International Trade and Finance Law
    Litigation - Banking and Finance 
    Litigation - Environmental
    Litigation - ERISA
    Litigation - Intellectual Property
    Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
    Litigation - Patent 
    Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
    Litigation - Securities
    Litigation - Tax 
    Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
    Mergers & Acquisitions Law
    Natural Resources Law
    Oil & Gas Law
    Project Finance Law
    Securities/Capital Markets Law
    Securities Regulation
    Tax Law
    Trademark Law
    Venture Capital Law
    Tier 2
    Antitrust Law
    Biotechnology Law
    Franchise Law
    Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
    Litigation - Antitrust
    Litigation - Real Estate
    Real Estate Law
    Technology Law
    Tier 3
    Banking and Finance Law
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    Derivatives and Futures Law
    Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
    Equipment Finance Law
    Financial Services Regulation Law
    Information Technology Law
    International Arbitration - Governmental
    Litigation - Bankruptcy
    Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law
    Trusts & Estates Law