Recognitions

2018 Rankings

Since 1840, Baker Botts has been among the leading law firms in the world. As an AmLaw 100 firm, Baker Botts ranks among the largest global law firms in scope and influence.

2019

  • Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
    Asia-Pacific Region
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    China
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 1)
  • Chambers USA 2019
    National
    Antitrust (Band 3)
    Climate Change (Band 3)
    Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (Band 3)
    Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) (Band 2)
    Environment (Band 2)
    Projects: LNG (Band 1)
    Projects: Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    District of Columbia
    Antitrust (Band 2)
    Environment (Band 2)
    Litigation: White-Collar & Government Investigation (Band 3)
    Texas
    Banking & Finance (Band 3)
    Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 2)
    Capital Markets: Debt & Equity (Band 2)
    Corporate/ M&A (Band 2)
    Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (Band 1)
    Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity) (Band 2)
    Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Oil & Gas) (Band 2)
    Environment (Band 1) 
    Intellectual Property (Band 1)
    Litigation: General Commercial (Band 3)
    Real Estate (Band 1)
    Tax (Band 1)
    Technology: Corporate & Commercial (Band 2)
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Law Firms 2019
    Tier 1
    Appellate Practice
    Commercial Litigation
    Communications Law
    Corporate Law
    Criminal Defense: White Collar
    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 - Real Estate
    Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
    Litigation - Tax
    Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
    Natural Resources Law
    Oil & Gas Law
    Real Estate Law
    Securities/Capital Markets Law
    Securities Regulation
    Tax Law
    Trademark Law
    Tier 2
    Antitrust Law
    Banking & Finance Law
    Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
    Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
    Litigation - Securities
    Mergers & Acquisitions Law
    Project Finance Law
    Venture Capital Law
    Tier 3
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    Derivatives and Futures Law
    Financial Services Regulation Law
    Information Technology Law
    International Arbitration - Commercial
    International Arbitration - Governmental
    Patent Law
    Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law
    Technology Law

2018

  • Chambers Europe 2018
    Russia
    Banking & Finance (Band 2)
    Corporate M&A (Band 2)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 1)
    Transportation: Aviation (Band 1)
  • Chambers Global 2018
    Africa
    Projects & Energy (Band 3)
    Asia Pacific Region
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    China
    Energy & Natural Resources/International Firms (Band 1)
    Global
    Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    Projects & Energy (Band 3)
    Latin America-wide
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    Middle East
    Projects & Energy (Band 3)
    Russia
    Banking & Finance (Band 2)
    Corporate/M&A (Band 2)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 1)
    Saudi Arabia
    Banking & Finance (Band 3)
    Corporate/Commercial (Band 2)
    United Arab Emirates
    Construction (Band 3)
    Corporate/Commercial & Commercial Contracts (Band 2)
    Dispute Resolution (Band 2)
    United Kingdom
    Energy & Natural Resources/Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    Projects (Band 3)
    USA
    Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (Band 3)
    Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) (Band 2)
    Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) (Band 3)
    International Arbitration (Band 3)
    Projects: LNG (Band 1)
    Projects: Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    Tax: Corporate & Finance (Band 3)
  • Chambers High Net Worth 2018
    Texas
    Private Wealth Law (Band 1)
  • Chambers Latin America 2018
    Latin America-wide

    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
  • Chambers UK 2018
    London
    Corporate/M&A: Mid Market (Band 3)
    Public International Law (Band 3)
    UK-wide
    Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    International Arbitration: Investor-State Arbitration (Band 3)
    Projects (Band 3)
  • The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
    Projects and Energy: China (Tier 2)
    Projects and Energy: Hong Kong (Tier 2)
  • The Legal 500 Europe, the Middle East and Africa 2018
    Russia/CIS
    Banking and Finance: Borrower Side (Tier 2)
    Banking and Finance: Lender/Arranger Side (Tier 2)
    Corporate and M&A: Moscow (Tier 2)
    Energy and Natural Resources (Tier 1)
    Real Estate (Tier 2)
    Saudi Arabia (in association with the Law Office of Mohanned bin Saud Al-Rasheed)
    Banking and Finance (Tier 3)
    Commercial/Corporate/M&A (Tier 1)
    Projects & Energy (Tier 3)
    United Arab Emirates
    Construction (Tier 3)
    Commercial/Corporate/M&A (Tier 3)
    Dispute Resolution (Tier 2)
  • The Legal 500 UK 2018
    Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market (Tier 3)
    Emerging Markets (Tier 2)
    Power (Tier 3)
    Projects & Energy: Oil and Gas (Tier 1)
    Public International Law (Tier 3)
  • The Legal 500 U.S. 2018
    Antitrust - Cartel (Tier 2)
    Antitrust - Civil Litigation/Class Actions (Tier 2)
    Antitrust - Merger Control (Tier 3)
    Dispute Resolution - International Arbitration (Tier 2)
    Dispute Resolution - Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Action: Toxic Tort - Defense (Tier 2)
    Finance - Capital Markets - Debt Offerings: Advice to Issuers (Tier 3)
    Finance - Capital Markets - Equity Offerings: Advice to Issuers (Tier 3)
    Finance - Capital Markets - Equity Offerings: Advice to Underwriters (Tier 3)
    Finance - Capital Markets - High Yield Debt Offerings: Advice to Underwriters (Tier 3)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Litigation - Conventional Power (Tier 3)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Litigation - Oil & Gas (Tier 1)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Regulatory - Conventional Power (Tier 2)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Regulatory - Oil & Gas (Tier 3)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Renewable/Alternative (Tier 3)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Transactions: Conventional Power (Tier 3)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Transactions: Oil & Gas (Tier 1)
    Industry Focus - Environment: Litigation (Tier 3)
    Industry Focus - Environment: Regulatory (Tier 3)
    Intellectual Property - Patents: Licensing (Tier 2)
    Intellectual Property - Patent Prosecution (Tier 3)
    Media, Technology & Telecoms - Technology: Transactions (Tier 2)
    Tax - U.S. Taxes: Contentious (Tier 3)