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Baker Botts Boosts Rankings in Legal 500 US 2018

HOUSTON, May 31, 2018 – Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that the firm achieved 34 rankings in Legal 500 US 2018, resulting in an overall increase from 2017. Two practice areas achieved Tier 1 status:
Industry Focus: Energy: Litigation: Oil & Gas
Industry Focus: Energy: Transactions: Oil & Gas

In their commentary on the firm’s energy practice, Legal 500 stated, “Baker Botts shines in business acumen, industry knowledge, appropriateness of advice and response times and regularly acts for a broad range of clients.”

Other highlights from this year’s book include four increased practice rankings in Antitrust: Cartel (Tier 2), Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration (Tier 2), Industry Focus: Energy: Regulatory: Conventional Power (Tier 2) and Industry Focus: Energy: Renewable/Alternative (Tier 3).

In addition to firm rankings, seven firm lawyers received recognition:
Michael Goldberg: Leading Lawyer
Michael Calhoon: Leading Lawyer
William Lamb: Leading Lawyer
Steven Miles: Leading Lawyer
Christa Sanford: Next Generation Lawyer
Hogene Choi: Next Generation Lawyer
Katharine Burke: Next Generation Lawyer

To view Baker Botts’ complete results in Legal 500 US 2018, click here.

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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