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Baker Botts Named “Law Firm of the Year” in Oil & Gas Law in 2021 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers


HOUSTON, November 6, 2020 – Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that the 2021 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers recognized the firm as the “Law Firm of the Year” in the category Oil & Gas Law, a recognition that only one law firm can receive. Baker Botts also earned 43 national practice area rankings and 126 regional practice area rankings.

Baker Botts’ Oil and Gas practice offers the full range of legal and business services backed by more than 100 years of experience handling oil and gas matters in over 70 nations, including upstream, midstream and downstream and including mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, unitizations, project design, development and operations, financings, investments, environmental and regulatory matters, litigation, arbitration, intellectual property matters and tax structuring.

U.S. News - Best Lawyers compiles its listings at the conclusion of a months-long peer-review process during which researchers ask attorneys from specific practice areas and geographic regions about the professional abilities of their colleagues. To see all of Baker Botts’ 2021 “Best Law Firms” rankings, click here.

Baker Botts is an international law firm whose lawyers practice throughout a network of 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