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2013 Legal 500 US: Baker Botts Maintains Tier 1 Ranking in Energy: Litigation



HOUSTON, June 3, 2013 -- Baker Botts has been recognized as Tier 1 in Energy: Litigation for the fourth consecutive year in the most recent edition of Legal 500 US released today.

In addition to the top category, Baker Botts ranked among the nation’s leading law firms in Finance; Intellectual Property; Labor and Employment; Litigation; Media, Technology and Telecoms; Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts; Real Estate & Construction; and Tax.

Other notable highlights include Baker Botts moving to a Tier 4 ranking in Mergers, Acquisitions & Buyouts: Antitrust and to a Tier 7 ranking in Litigation: White-collar Criminal Defense. Additionally, six Baker Botts lawyers are listed as “Leading Lawyers” and 107 lawyers are recommended in the 2013 Legal 500 US’s editorial.

Legal 500 editors quoted a Baker Botts client in the editorial section, saying the firm has “very good professional service, good responsiveness, good knowledge of the industry and the ability to deal with the most complex transactions.” They also noted that Baker Botts “provides an outstanding level of technical knowledge and practical approaches to matters.”

To view Baker Botts’ full results, please click here. To view the rankings in each practice area, please click the appropriate category on the left hand side under the editorial sections.

About Baker Botts L.L.P.
Baker Botts is an international law firm of approximately 700 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