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Chambers USA: Baker Botts L.L.P. Shortlisted for ‘Award for Excellence’ in Energy Projects: Oil & Gas and International Arbitration



HOUSTON, March 20, 2012 -- Chambers USA editors have nominated teams of Baker Botts lawyers in two categories -- Energy Projects: Oil & Gas and International Arbitration -- to receive an ‘Award for Excellence’ from the publication during an awards event on June 7, 2012 in New York City.

Firm Partner Bill Jeffress was shortlisted for a second consecutive year in the Litigation: Business Trial Lawyers category.

Baker Botts has been shortlisted for Energy Projects: Oil & Gas a number of times during the past few years, earning top honors in 2009. However, this is the first ‘Award for Excellence’ nomination for the International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution practice.

These awards reflect a law firm’s pre-eminence in key practice areas, Chambers USA editors noted in announcing the shortlists for each category. They also reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service, the editors said.

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