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Best Lawyers Awards Baker Botts “Oil and Gas Law Firm of the Year”


HOUSTON, November 6, 2017 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that the firm earned the “Oil and Gas Law Firm of the Year” award in Best Lawyers in America’s 2018 edition. 

“Law Firm of the Year” status is awarded to firms with the highest overall score based on the publications’ research for each practice area. 

In addition to recognition as a “Law Firm of the Year,” Baker Botts’ practice areas earned 27 National Tier 1 rankings. 100 practice areas, covering all of the firm’s domestic offices -- earned “Metro Tier 1” status this year. 

A total of 13 Baker Botts lawyers were named to the “Lawyer of the Year” category.

Please view the complete list of the firm’s practice areas recognized by U.S. News/Best Lawyers

Please view the complete list of all Baker Botts lawyers ranked by Best Lawyers.


Baker Botts is an international law firm of approximately 700 lawyers practicing throughout a network of 13 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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