HOUSTON, December 1, 2023 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international energy, technology, and life sciences law firm, is pleased to announce that Houston partner Tina Nguyen has been elected to join BakerRipley’s Board of Directors, effective January 2024, for a three-year term.
BakerRipley is based in Houston and is the largest charitable organization in Texas. Its mission is to bring resources, education, and connection to emerging neighborhoods in the Greater Houston area. Alice Graham Baker, wife of James Addison Baker, one of the early partners of Baker Botts L.L.P., founded the Houston nonprofit in 1907. For more than 100 years, BakerRipley has empowered neighborhoods and provided access to resources, education, and career opportunities. Today, the nonprofit hosts a network of over 70 service sites that help more than half a million people earn, learn, belong, and be well. More information regarding BakerRipley can be found here.
“I am honored to join BakerRipley’s Board of Directors. As a native Houstonian, I have long admired BakerRipley’s dedication and commitment to empowering the lives of those in our community. We each have a critical role to play in the future of our city, and I look forward to doing my part to further BakerRipley’s meaningful mission,” Ms. Nguyen said.
Ms. Nguyen, who also serves as Deputy Department Chair for Litigation in the Houston office and firmwide Practice Group Chair for ERISA Litigation, is a skilled trial lawyer in high-stakes, complex commercial matters. Her practice focuses on energy litigation, pension and ERISA matters, real estate, and other significant disputes, including class action lawsuits. She represents clients in business litigation involving fraud claims, fiduciary obligations, contracts, and other business torts.
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