Baker Botts LLP

Environment Department

USA - Nationwide
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What the team is known for A long-time advocate for the oil and gas and energy industries. Provides all environmental legal services for its clientele, including contaminated site cleanup, clean air and water permitting, as well as litigation and crisis management counsel. Routinely sought after for its strengths in Superfund sediment site issues, Clean Power Plan matters and regional haze regulations. Highlighted for particular capability to advise on rulemaking issues, notably for electricity-generating companies.

Work highlights Defended Intercontinental Terminals Company in environmental enforcement, toxic tort and business claims brought against the company in connection with a fire and subsequent emissions and releases at a terminal in Deer Park, Texas.

Notable practitioners Houston-based Scott Janoe is a key partner at the firm.