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Baker Botts Ranked in the Northern California Super Lawyers Magazine


PALO ALTO CA, July 8, 2015 - Baker Botts, a leading international law firm, announced today that three firm Palo Alto lawyers were included as “Super Lawyers,” and four were named as “Rising Stars” in the 2015 edition of the Northern California Super Lawyers magazine. The ranked lawyers received the highest point totals during the nomination, research and peer review process.

Firm Partners B.C. Boren (IP Litigation), Hopkins Guy (IP Litigation) and John Martin (Mergers & Acquisitions) were named as 2015 “Super Lawyers.”

Additionally, Special Counsel Harper Batts (IP Litigation), Senior Associates Hogene Choi (IP) and Chris Ponder (IP Litigation) and Associate Scott Mollett (Mergers & Acquisitions) were listed as “Rising Stars." Only the top up-and-coming lawyers who are 40 or younger or have been in practice for fewer than 10 years are considered for this list.

Senior Associate, Hogene Choi also earned a spot on the Northern California Women’s Edition list of 2015 “Rising Stars.”

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.


Baker Botts is an international law firm of approximately 700 lawyers practicing throughout a network of 12 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. Since 1840, 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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