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Who’s Who Legal’s Energy 2017: Analysis Ranks Baker Botts Fifth Worldwide for Energy Lawyer Headcount

LONDON, 14 June 2017 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that the Energy 2017: Analysis in Who’s Who Legal (WWL) recognized Baker Botts as the fifth leading law firm for the number of Energy lawyers worldwide. 

The analysis of the latest WWL: Energy edition identifies the most highly regarded firms and individuals across global research, which in total features 910 practitioners from 376 firms in 89 countries. 

Baker Botts had a total of eight listed Baker Botts lawyers, “demonstrating the wealth of talent on offer at the firm,” states WWL

Partner Hamish McArdle was named as the fourth highest “Thought Leader” in the UK; while in the US, Steven Miles was named the seventh and Hugh Tucker was named the tenth highest “Thought Leader”. 

Also recognized in the report were Baker Botts lawyers, Mark Rowley, Thomas Eastment, Kevin Keenan, James Baker IV and John White

Please click to see the full Energy 2017: Analysis in Who’s Who Legal. 


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