When a dispute surfaces in today’s business world, companies and individuals face risk on a variety of fronts: the threat of civil litigation, the prospect of investigations and enforcement by regulators, media and public scrutiny, and sometimes a criminal investigation or prosecution.
They’re very bright, hard-working, excellent lawyers. It’s a well-oiled team.
Chambers USA 2014 - Litigation
We’re committed to bringing value by offering creative, timely and strategic advice to help solve complex legal issues and achieve our clients’ business goals. We routinely collaborate with clients to develop litigation strategies using early case assessment methods and then implement the plan with efficiency and the latest technology. Our goal is to produce not only favorable results for our clients at trial or on appeal, but also advantageous settlements when their interests are best served by resolution short of the courthouse.
Simply put, trying cases is what we do best. Also, as disputes are increasingly resolved in arbitration, we utilize our courtroom skills in arbitration in the United States and other countries. We draw upon our global resources to help clients resolve legal problems and minimize risk in virtually any venue in the world. Clients trust Baker Botts with their complex business issues and critical litigation, because our trial lawyers have the experience and resources needed, in and out of the courtroom.
Baker Botts has one of the world’s leading teams of dedicated international arbitration lawyers. Our diverse team combines a global reputation with excellence in advocacy, working across all of our offices to provide round the clock service with round-the-world experience. With international arbitration lawyers from North and South America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Our lawyers have been trained in the civil law, the common law and public international law. Members of the team have been employed by or worked with key arbitral institutes. Because we sit as arbitrators as well as serve as counsel and advocates, we understand the decision-making process. You can read more about our international arbitration practice by signing up for the 2015 Arbitration Report.