The Baker Botts Washington D.C. office was opened in 1973. Our office provides a full range of legal services, including appellate, antitrust and competition law, corporate and securities, energy, environmental safety & incident response, intellectual property and technology, international disputes, litigation, project development, tax, and white collar crime.

Our lawyers represent foreign governments and private clients throughout the world.

Many of our lawyers have worked in the executive, legislative and judicial branches of the federal government. This experience base allows us to advise clients using first-hand knowledge and perspectives of the government's counter parties. This insight also provides our clients with a keen understanding of the various elements of policy formulation and implementation as related to enforcement initiatives, rulemaking and other federal procedures. The broad capabilities of our team allow us to respond quickly to any challenge, including formulating effective crisis responses for clients facing major challenges associated with today's reporting environment.

City Facts

comedy and tragedy

Named the nation's "coolest" city by Forbes with its share of entertainment, natural beauty, and ethnically and culturally diverse population.


Like hiking? The DC/Maryland/Virginia area is home to Great Falls, Old Rag Mountain in Shenandoah National Park and a portion of the Appalachian Trail.


Nearly 30% of the metro area's population is between the ages of 20 and 34.


The Metro has 91 stations in the D.C. area making it easy to get around the busy city.

rock n roll

Home to more than 170 embassies and cultural centers, D.C. offers some of the best cultural festivals and events in the country.

weight lifter

Ranked the Fittest Metropolitan Area in the U.S. by American Fitness Index.


Ranked #1 on EPA's list of cities with the most ENERGY STAR buildings: a record 686 and counting!

city scape

The city's beautiful and sprawling skyline is due to a 130 foot limit on building height.

Washington, D.C.

700 K Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001-5692
United States