Nischay Bhan is a trial associate in the Houston office of Baker Botts where he advises clients in a broad range of complex civil litigation matters in state and federal court, including energy litigation, construction litigation, and related appellate matters. Mr. Bhan has helped clients receive favorable results across all stages of litigation and dispute resolution, including in mediation, arbitration, and jury trial. Mr. Bhan has also appeared as lead counsel in oral argument before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Mr. Bhan maintains an active pro bono practice focusing on immigration matters, and as a practitioner has presented on deportation defense at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.
Mr. Bhan received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he was an associate editor on the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law. While at Penn Law, Mr. Bhan was an active member of Penn Law Mock Trial (PLMTA) and South Asian Law Student's Association (SALSA) and served as pro bono coordinator for the University of Pennsylvania Animal Law Project, for which he received the Volunteer of the Year Award in 2017. Prior to joining Baker Botts, Mr. Bhan served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Ravi K. Sandill of the 127th District Court in Harris County, Texas.