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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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