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Rebeca Huddle, Partner-In-Charge of Baker Botts’ Houston Office Honored as One of 10 “Women on the Move”


HOUSTON, October 29, 2019 –Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading energy and technology law firm, is proud to announce that Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s Houston office, Rebeca A. Huddle, has been selected as one of 10 of Texas Executive Women’s “Women on the Move.”

Ms. Huddle focuses her practice in the areas of commercial and fiduciary litigation and appeals, most frequently counseling clients in the energy, telecommunications and retail industries. Before rejoining Baker Botts in 2017, Rebeca served as a Justice on the Texas Court of Appeals for the First District. During her tenure there, she authored over 400 reasoned majority opinions and adjudicated the merits of over 1,000 appeals and original proceedings. She is sought after for both her courtroom experience as an advocate and her ability to draw on her judicial experience when advising clients on both litigation and appellate matters.

As Partner-in-Charge of Baker Botts’ Houston office, Ms. Huddle is highly involved in giving back to the Houston community. She is a member of the board of directors of the Houston Area Women’s Center. She has received the Houston Bar Association Appellate Section’s award for Outstanding Judicial Service and Leadership. She was recently reappointed to the Judicial Compensation Commission, on behalf of which she has testified before a legislative subcommittee. Rebeca serves on the firm’s Houston Pro Bono Committee, which drives important partnerships with the Houston Bar Association, Lone Star Legal Aid and Houston Volunteer Lawyers. She is a Fellow with the Texas Bar Foundation. She mentors women and diverse attorneys around Houston, always encouraging younger lawyers to become active leaders within their communities.

Texas Executive Women hosted its 34th Annual Women on the Move Luncheon at the Hilton Americas-Houston on October 28, 2019. The event honored 10 leading professional women who have made a significant impact on the Houston community.

Baker Botts has been an integral part of Houston’s business community since 1840. Our Houston office has maintained the heritage of community leadership established by the founders of the firm. The firm is rooted as a pillar institution in the city’s business landscape, and our lawyers have played pivotal roles in landmark cases and transactions involving clients in a multitude of industries.

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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