News Releases

Baker Botts Named Law Firm of the Year by Oil & Gas Awards



HOUSTON, March 29, 2013 -- Baker Botts has been recognized as the 2012 Gulf Coast Law Firm of the Year by the Oil & Gas Awards program, sponsored by mergermarket. Additionally, Baker Botts was shortlisted for Gulf Coast Transaction of the Year award.

This was the inaugural Oil & Gas Awards program and in addition to mergermarket was produced in association with media partners such as The American Oil & Gas Reporter, Eagle Ford Shale e-newsletter, Worldwide Drilling Resource, Energy & Mining International, Gas, Oil & Mining Contractor and Natural Gas/Oil Report. The awards program results were also published in the Oil & Gas Financial Journal.

The awards dinner was held at the Westin Oaks in Houston on March 20, 2013.

This Gulf Coast awards program recognized achievements made within the regional oil and gas industry. It is also a platform for the industry to demonstrate and celebrate advances made in the key areas of the environment, efficiency, innovation, corporate social responsibility and health and safety.

About Baker Botts L.L.P.
Baker Botts is an international law firm of approximately 725 lawyers practicing throughout a network of 14 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 173-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

Read More