Recognitions

Since 1840, Baker Botts has been recognized as a leading global law firm and consistently ranks among the largest firms in scope and influence.

Recognitions Map


2021

  • Chambers Asia Pacific 2021
    Asia-Pacific Region
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    China
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 2)
  • Chambers UK 2021
    UK-wide
    Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas (Band 2)
    International Arbitration: Investor-Commercial Arbitration (Band 3)
    International Arbitration: Investor-State Arbitration (Band 3)
  • Law360 Practice Group of the Year for 2020
    Energy & Natural Resources
  • The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021
    China
    Projects & Energy (Tier 2)
    Hong Kong
    Projects & Energy (Tier 1)
  • The Legal 500 UK 2021
    London
    Dispute Resolution: Public International Law (Tier 3)
    Finance: Emerging Markets (Tier 2)
    Projects, Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas (Tier 1)
    Projects, Energy & Natural Resources: Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables) (Tier 3)
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Law Firms 2021
    Tier 1
    Antitrust Law
    Appellate Practice
    Commercial Litigation
    Corporate Law
    Criminal Defense: White Collar
    Energy Law
    Environmental Law
    Litigation - Banking and Finance
    Litigation - Environmental
    Litigation - Intellectual Property
    Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
    Litigation - Patent
    Litigation - Real Estate
    Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
    Litigation - Tax
    Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
    Natural Resources Law
    Oil & Gas Law
    Real Estate Law
    Securities/Capital Markets Law
    Securities Regulation
    Tax Law
    Trademark Law
    Tier 2
    Banking & Finance Law
    Communications Law
    International Trade and Finance Law
    Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
    Litigation - ERISA
    Litigation - Real Estate
    Litigation - Securities
    Mergers & Acquisitions Law
    Project Finance Law
    Timber Law
    Venture Capital Law
    Tier 3
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
    Financial Services Regulation Law
    Information Technology Law
    International Arbitration - Commercial
    Litigation - Antitrust
    Patent Law
    Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law
    Technology Law
    Trusts & Estates Law

2020

  • Chambers Global 2020
    Africa
    Projects & Energy (Band 3)
    Projects & Energy - Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    Asia Pacific Region
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
    Belgium
    Competition EU (Band 3)
    China
    Energy & Natural Resources - International Firms (Band 1)
    Global
    Projects & Energy (Band 3)
    Projects & Energy - Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    Russia
    Banking & Finance (Band 2)
    Corporate - M&A (Band 2)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Band 1)
    Saudi Arabia
    Banking & Finance (Band 3)
    Corporate - Commercial (Band 2)
    United Arab Emirates
    Corporate - Commercial & Commercial Contracts (Band 2)
    Dispute Resolution (Band 3)
    United Kingdom
    Dispute Resolution - International Arbitration (Band 3)
    Energy & Natural Resources - Oil & Gas (Band 2)
    Energy Sector - International & Cross Border (Band 2)
    USA
    Competition & Antitrust (Band 3)
    Energy - Electricity Transactional (Band 3)
    Energy - Oil & Gas Transactional (Band 2)
    Energy Sector - International & Cross Border (Band 2)
    Projects - LNG (Band 1)
    Projects - Oil & Gas (Band 1)
  • Chambers High Net Worth 2020
    Texas
    Private Wealth Law (Band 1)
  • Chambers USA 2020
    National
    Antitrust (Band 2)
    Climate Change (Band 3)
    Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (Band 2)
    Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) (Band 2)
    Environment (Band 2)
    Oil & Gas Litigation (Band 1)
    Projects: LNG (Band 1)
    Projects: Oil & Gas (Band 1)
    District of Columbia
    Antitrust (Band 2)
    Environment (Band 2)
    Litigation: White-Collar & Government Investigation (Band 3)
    Texas
    Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 3)
    Capital Markets: Debt & Equity (Band 2)
    Corporate/ M&A (Band 2) 
    Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (Band 1)
    Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity) (Band 2)
    Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Oil & Gas) (Band 2)
    Environment (Band 1) 
    Intellectual Property (Band 1)
    Litigation: Appellate (Band 1)
    Litigation: General Commercial (Band 3)
    Litigation: Securities (Band 1)
    Real Estate (Band 1)
    Tax (Band 1)
    Technology: Corporate & Commercial (Band 2)
  • The Legal 500 EMEA 2020
    Russia and CIS
    Banking and Finance: Borrower Side (Tier 2)
    Banking and Finance: Lender or Arranger Side (Tier 2)
    Corporate and M&A: Moscow (Tier 2)
    Energy & Natural Resources (Tier 1)
    Transport: Russia (Tier 3)
    United Arab Emirates
    Construction (Tier 3)
    Dispute Resolution (Tier 2)
    Saudi Arabia
    Banking and Finance (Tier 3)
    Commercial, Corporate and M&A (Tier 1)
    Projects and Energy (Tier 2) 
  • The Legal 500 U.S. 2020
    Antitrust - Cartel (Tier 2)
    Antitrust - Civil Litigation/Class Actions: Defense (Tier 2)
    Antitrust - Merger Control (Tier 2)
    Dispute Resolution - Corporate Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense - Advice to Corporates (Tier 3)
    Dispute Resolution - Corporate Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense - Advice to Individuals (Tier 3)
    Dispute Resolution - International Arbitration (Tier 3)
    Dispute Resolution - M&A: Litigation: Defense (Tier 3)
    Dispute Resolution - Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Action: Toxic Tort - Defense (Tier 2)
    Dispute Resolution - Securities Litigation: Defense (Tier 3)
    Finance - Capital Markets - Debt Offerings: Advice to Issuers (Tier 3)
    Finance - Capital Markets - Debt Offerings: Advice to Underwriters (Tier 3)
    Finance - Capital Markets - High Yield Debt Offerings: Advice to Issuers (Tier 3)
    Finance - Capital Markets - High Yield Debt Offerings: Advice to Underwriters (Tier 3)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Litigation - Conventional Power (Tier 3)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Litigation - Oil & Gas (Tier 1)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Regulatory - Conventional Power (Tier 2)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Regulatory - Oil & Gas (Tier 2)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Renewable/Alternative Power (Tier 2)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Transactions: Conventional Power (Tier 2)
    Industry Focus - Energy - Transactions: Oil & Gas (Tier 1)
    Industry Focus - Environment: Litigation (Tier 2)
    Industry Focus - Environment: Regulatory (Tier 2)
    Intellectual Property - Patent Litigation (Tier 3)
    Intellectual Property - International Trade Commission (Tier 2)
    Intellectual Property - Patents: Licensing (Tier 2)
    Intellectual Property - Patents: Prosecution (Tier 2)
    Media, Technology & Telecoms - Technology: Transactions (Tier 3)
    Real Estate - Construction (Tier 3)
    Tax - International Tax (Tier 3)
    Tax - U.S. Taxes: Contentious (Tier 2)