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Fourteen Baker Botts Partners Named to D Magazine's 2023 “Best Lawyers" List


DALLAS, April 27, 2023 – A total of 14 Baker Botts lawyers were named to D Magazine’s “2023 Best Lawyers” list. The annual list recognizes members of the Dallas legal community on a peer-nominated basis. The Baker Botts lawyers who made the 2023 list are as follows:

  • Jeff Becker
  • Preston Bernhisel
  • Christa Brown-Sanford
  • Samantha Hale Crispin
  • Grant Everett
  • Neel Lemon
  • Jason Loden
  • Steve Mann
  • Steve Marcus
  • Geoff Newton
  • Jon Platt
  • Jim Prince
  • Shad Sumrow
  • Luke Weedon

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

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