Shailesh Sahay


Shailesh Sahay

Washington, D.C.

P: +1.202.639.7745
F: +1.202.585.4062

Shailesh Sahay is a partner in the Environmental, Safety and Incident Response practice at Baker Botts. Shailesh previously served as in-house counsel to the largest renewable fuels producer in the world, and as an acting general counsel of the largest renewable fuels trade association. He directs legal and policy strategy on climate, environmental, sustainability issues at the federal, state, and international levels.

Shai also actively advises clients on community and stakeholder engagement relating to Native American and environmental justice groups, among others.

Shai represents clients in a variety of industries, helping them shape laws through legislative and regulatory advocacy, then helping them maximize value under established legal frameworks by obtaining regulatory approvals and ensuring regulatory compliance.