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Chambers Global 2012: Baker Botts L.L.P. Remains Band 1 in Global Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas



HOUSTON, March 16, 2012 -- Chambers Global 2012 ranked Baker Botts L.L.P. as Band 1 for Globalwide Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas for the fifth consecutive year, according to results posted to the Chambers web site today. The firm also received Band 1 recognitions for USA: Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) and USA: Projects: Oil & Gas from Chambers Global editors and researchers this year.

“They couldn’t have been better – their attention to detail is incredible. I have great confidence in the team – it has excellent knowledge of the upstream business,” a Baker Botts client told Chambers Global 2012 researchers.

In addition to the above rankings, Baker Botts received globalwide recognitions for International Arbitration (Firm Band 5) and Projects (Firm Band 3), and made its inaugural appearances in regional rankings for Africa Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals (Firm Band 3) and Russia Banking and Finance (Firm Band 4).

Six firm lawyers were ranked Band 1 in their practice areas:

  • John Kuzmik for Asia Pacific and China: Energy & Natural Resources (International Firms)
  • Stephen Matthews for Saudi Arabia: Corporate/Commercial: Overseas Counsel
  • Tom Eastment for USA National: Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation)
  • Bill Jeffress for USA National: Litigation: Trial Lawyers
  • Steven Miles for USA Projects: LNG
  • Irv Terrell for USA National: Litigation: Trial Lawyers
  • To view the complete results for the Firm, please click here.

    About Baker Botts L.L.P.
    Baker Botts is an international law firm with over 725 lawyers and a network of 13 offices around the globe. Based on our experience and knowledge of our clients’ industries, we are recognized as a leading firm in the energy, technology and life sciences sectors. Throughout our 172-year history, we have provided creative and effective legal solutions for our clients while demonstrating an unrelenting commitment to excellence. For more information, please visit




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