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Baker Botts LLP

Litigation: General Commercial

Band 2Texas: Austin & SurroundsUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

A highly active international firm, which brings to bear its resources to tackle litigation arising throughout the USA and abroad. Demonstrates valuable expertise across the oil and gas, technology and life sciences, financial services and energy sectors. Handles a broad array of contentious matters, including shareholder disputes, professional liability litigation and labor and employment concerns.

Notable practitioners

Gavin Villareal, the firm's litigation department chair in Austin, is a key contact.

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Baker Botts trial lawyers bring sound commercial judgment to our clients’ most critical disputes, along with a deep understanding of the varied legal, technical and policy issues that they face. Drawing on our intimate familiarity of clients’ needs and the resources of our global platform, we have amassed an enviable record of experience on our clients’ behalf. Baker Botts is committed to bringing value to our clients' business goals by offering creative, timely and strategic advice. We routinely collaborate with clients to develop litigation strategies using early case assessment methods and then implement the plan with efficiency and the latest technology.

We align our lawyers’ capabilities into efficient, client-centric teams to advance our clients’ objectives in the courtroom, the boardroom and beyond. We provide proactive and pragmatic solutions, incorporating our extensive industry knowledge into tailored client-focused litigation strategies. Clients also benefit from our value-added solutions in technology, staffing and process improvement.

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David, Danny (Head of Department)

Moore, Bridget (Head of Department)

Dwertman, Maddy

Fareed, Syed

Meek, Kevin

Powers, Scott

Villareal, Gavin

Litigation: General Commercial

Baker Botts LLP


98 San Jacinto Boulevard

Suite 1500




TX 78701-4078

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