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Baker Botts Wins Big at the Americas Tax Awards 2014 in New York City

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NEW YORK, September 19, 2014 -- International Tax Review announced their winners for the Americas Tax Awards 2014 last night, and Baker Botts won big in the US/Dallas Tax Firm of the Year, Americas Banking Tax Deal of the Year and Americas Joint Venture Deal of the Year categories.

The Americas Banking Tax Deal of the Year category recognizes Baker Botts’ representation of Sallie Mae in the strategic separation of its servicing and asset recovery business, now called Navient, from its consumer banking business. To view the full Baker Botts deal team, click here.

The Americas Joint Venture Deal of the Year category recognizes Baker Botts’ representation of Schlumberger in connection with its JV with Cameron to form OneSubsea™. To view the full Baker Botts deal team, click here.

International Tax Review’s winners for the Americas Awards 2014, features the most outstanding provision of tax services in North and South America between June 2013 and June 2014. To select the winners, the publication contacted law and advisory firms around the world asking for examples of their best work in tax transactions, litigation and transfer pricing. Upon reviewing the submissions, the researchers then conducted interviews with tax directors and legal peers before compiling the final list of winning firms.

To view the full list of Americas Awards winners, please click here.

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