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Baker Botts Earns 33 Practice Area Rankings in Chambers USA 2017

HOUSTON, May 26, 2017 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that in addition to winning the 2017 Chambers USA Award for Energy/Projects: Oil & Gas, the newly published Chambers USA 2017 awarded the firm 33 practice group rankings. 

Seven of the practice group rankings earned by the firm were in Band 1: 

National: Projects: Oil & Gas (for the tenth consecutive year) 
National: Projects: LNG 
Texas: Corporate/M&A 
Texas: Environment 
Texas: Intellectual Property 
Texas: Real Estate 
Texas: Tax

Baker Botts’ highly regarded Antitrust practice also returned to the national ranking list - National: Antitrust (Band 4). 

Regarding the firm’s Nationwide Environment group, Chambers USA commentary states, “There is ‘no question as to the caliber of the attorneys,’ according to interviewees, who further praise the firm's ability to keep abreast of new rules.” 

Additionally, the firm’s Intellectual Property practice was praised by clients for having “confidence in handling patent litigation. They anticipate what needs to be done and then come to you with a fully thought-out strategy; they are very much proactive as opposed to reactive." 

Please click to view Baker Botts’ complete Chambers USA results and editorial comments. 

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