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Baker Botts Remains Top Legal Adviser in Utilities M&A in S&P Global’s Third Quarter Rankings


HOUSTON, October 10, 2019 – Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international energy and technology law firm, announced today that the firm ranked first in Utilities M&A for the third quarter of 2019, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence. Baker Botts remains the top legal advisor in both dollar volume and number of transactions, with five deals totaling nearly $11 billion during the third quarter, including El Paso Electric Company's buyout, which was announced in June.

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Baker Botts is an international law firm of approximately 750 lawyers practicing throughout a network of 14 offices around the globe. Based on our experience and knowledge of our clients' industries, we are recognized as a leading firm in the energy and technology 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