LONDON, November 9, 2015 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that the 2016 Chambers UK directory ranked the firm in Band 1 for UK-wide: Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas for the second year in a row.
Other highlights in the 2016 guide include an increased ranking in London: Public International Law from Band 3 to Band 2. Baker Botts also maintained its rankings in London: Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market (Band 3) and Intellectual Property (Band 5) and UK-wide: Projects (Band 4) . Finally, the firm ranked Band 4 in UK-Wide: International Arbitration.
In addition to the key practice area acknowledgments, Baker Botts had eight lawyers ranked as “Leaders in the Field,” including Partners: Alejandro Escobar (Litigation), Hamish McArdle (Global Projects), Jay Alexander (Litigation), Johannes Koepp (Litigation), Neil Coulson (Intellectual Property), Neil Foster (Corporate), Robin Mizrahi (Global Projects) and Rubin Weston (Corporate).
Chambers UK editors quote a firm client commenting that the Energy and Natural Resources group, does "a very thorough job and I was really impressed even though my expectations were high, as they are very well regarded in the industry,” furthermore, “they offer good value particularly on the LNG side.”
To view the complete results for Chambers UK 2016, please click here.