General Commercial Litigation

When a legal dispute or crisis arises in today’s business world, companies and individuals face risk on a variety of fronts: revenue-killing civil lawsuits, reputation-damaging publicity, regulators’ enforcement actions and even criminal investigation or prosecution.

At Baker Botts, we support clients in meeting these challenges head-on. Companies trust Baker Botts with sensitive and critical litigation because our lawyers have consistently delivered results by working with clients as true business partners.

"The team has repeatedly demonstrated an ability to understand very complex fact patterns and to then boil them down in a manner that can be easily grasped."

Chambers USA 2014 - Litigation: General Commercial

While we work to resolve cases as early in the litigation process as possible, we recognize there are times trials cannot be avoided. In those instances, we don’t back down. We are true trial lawyers and our track record is one of taking cases to trial when it is in our clients’ interests to do so – at state, federal and international levels.

Our abilities span the full range of complex business disputes. We can build cases for the prosecution or defense in diverse matters, including: