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Baker Botts Named 2019 Environmental Law Firm of the Year - Texas by Chambers USA


HOUSTON, June 17, 2019 – Baker Botts’ Environmental practice was given the “Environmental Law Firm of the Year - Texas” award at the Chambers Forums: USA event on June 13, 2019.

“This award by Chambers further demonstrates the breadth and depth of the Environmental practice we have at Baker Botts,” said John Martin, Managing Partner of Baker Botts. “Our Environmental lawyers represent clients on a wide range of critical business issues, and we are proud of the exemplary service they provide,” Mr. Martin further stated.

The firm’s Environmental practice, according to Chambers, possesses an “Outstanding team that is widely celebrated for its strong practice on both the contentious and non-contentious sides. [It] [a]cts on matters across the full range of environmental law.”

“We appreciate our clients’ willingness to trust us with their most complex environmental challenges across the country. Their faith in us and praise for our practice made this win possible,” said Baker Botts Environmental Section Chair, Scott Janoe. “Our team would like to thank our clients and Chambers for this humbling recognition,” Mr. Janoe added.

With 34 dedicated lawyers in five offices nationwide, Baker Botts’ Environmental practice is one of the largest and most diverse in the United States. The firm’s environmental lawyers integrate a broad array of skills to help clients solve their environmental challenges. The practice assists clients with issues arising in all media (air, water and waste) and under every major environmental statute and regulatory program.

Chambers and Partners has dedicated the last 29 years to researching and ranking the best lawyers worldwide. Chambers produces guides for the USA, UK, Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Canada, High Net Worth and the Global market.

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