Baker Botts LLP

Bankruptcy/Restructuring Department

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What the team is known for Maintains an active practice advising clients on reorganization cases and liquidations, with strength in related litigation. Also has expertise in out-of-court workouts. Recognized for its work in the technology and oil and gas sectors, with experience representing creditors, committees and asset acquirers. Expertise covers distressed asset acquisitions and dispositions.

Strengths"It was a really good experience; Baker Botts is a great firm with a deep bench and a strong presence in Texas," reports a source.

Work highlights Represented Bristow and its related entities, as co-counsel, in its Chapter 11 filling.

Notable practitioners

James Prince has a strong restructuring practice and represents clients such as debtors, creditors and third-party capital providers. Sources consider him to be "a really fine lawyer."

Omar Alaniz is a "fantastic" attorney who is "knowledgeable, easy to work with and practical," according to sources. His practice sees him handling Chapter 11 cases for debtors and creditors.