Education and Honors

  • J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
    Member, Texas International Law Journal
  • B.A. (with honors), government, The University of Texas
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, 1989-2015 and Chambers USA, 2003-2014

    Recognized by Chambers USA, 2010-2014 as a “Star Individual” (Environment)

    First woman to receive the Travis County Bar Association’s Distinguished Lawyer Award, 2003

    Recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer, 2003-2014, one of the “Top 50 Central and West Texas Super Lawyers,” 2003-2005 and one of the “Top 50 Female Super Lawyers,” 2003, 2004 & 2007

    Named a “Go-To Lawyer” for Environmental Law by Texas Lawyer, 2007

    Recognized in The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers, 2008

Admissions and Affiliations

State Bar of Texas, Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section

United States Supreme Court

United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

United States District Court for the Western District of Texas

Board Certified in Administrative Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Austin Commission on Electric Rates, former Chair

President-Elect of the American College of Environmental Lawyers

Environmental Law Institute Board of Directors

Advisory Board Member of the University of Texas Center for Global Energy, International Arbitration and Environmental Law

Advisory Board Member of the University of Texas Lozano Long Institute on Latin American Studies

Pamela M. Giblin


98 San Jacinto Boulevard
Suite 1500
Austin, Texas 78701-4078
United States


Permitting, acquisitions and enforcement under state and federal laws dealing with air, water and hazardous waste


Pam Giblin is a partner in the Austin office of Baker Botts. She has practiced environmental law for over 25 years and has had extensive experience in advising clients on a broad array of environmental issues, particularly in the area of air quality.

Ms. Giblin has served as a member of EPA’s Clean Air Act Advisory Committee. She is President of the American College of Environmental Lawyers. Ms. Giblin is listed in the environmental law section of The Best Lawyers in America.