Sterling Marchand’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, including energy litigation and internal corporate investigations.
Mr. Marchand represents corporate clients at trial in state and federal courts in matters involving commercial disputes, breach of contract, the Clean Air Act and corporate employment suits. He also assists corporate clients in investigations by government agencies, in both criminal and civil contexts, including antitrust, fraud and securities investigations.
Additionally, Mr. Marchand advises clients on campaign finance, ethics, and lobbying compliance. He has assisted corporate clients with investigations by the FEC and in establishing a PAC.
Prior to joining Baker Botts, Mr. Marchand served as a policy advisor to the U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security. In that capacity, he worked with members of Congress, advising them on legislation and oversight of the Department of Homeland Security. Mr. Marchand was responsible for matters pertaining to critical infrastructure protection (e.g., energy sector, chemical facilities, public transportation).