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Baker Botts Maintains Band 1 Ranking in 2018 Chambers Asia-Pacific China: Energy & Natural Resources

HONG KONG, 8 December, 2017 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that in the 2018 edition of Chambers Asia-Pacific, the firm maintained rankings in Asia-Pacific Region: Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3), China: Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms) (Band 4) and China: Energy & Natural Resources (International Firms) (Band 1).

Other Highlights include three lawyers who were listed as Leaders in their field, including:
  • Partner, Russell Wilkinson: Energy & Natural Resources (Band 2)
  • Partner, Jeff Layman: Energy & Natural Resources (Recognized Practitioner)
  • Partner, Joanne Du: Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
  • Partner, Mike Arruda: Energy & Natural Resources (Band 1)

Chambers Asia-Pacific quoted a firm client who noted, “the assistance they provide is not simply legal advice, but takes into account commercial considerations that make their advice practical and useful.” Furthermore, “their work is sophisticated and they’re very professional,” and “they always provide good quality.”

To view the entire Chambers Asia-Pacific results, please click here.


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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