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Law360: More Power for Baker Botts


Already known as an energy powerhouse, Baker Botts LLP has snagged a liquefied natural gas specialist from Akin Gump LLP to join its Houston office as a partner in the global projects department.

On Monday, Baker Botts announced the hiring coup, revealing that Kevin Keenan had become the latest member of the firm’s Texas operation.

“Kevin’s concentration on LNG matters around the world, combined with his experience in the downstream oil and gas sector, adds depth to the firm’s international global projects team,” said Baker Botts Managing Partner Walt Smith.

To read the full article by Anne Urda, click here.

To read the Baker Botts announcement, click here.

For the Global Projects group, click here.

For Kevin Keenan’s biography, click here.

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Baker Botts L.L.P., dating from 1840, is a leading international law firm with offices in Austin, Beijing, Dallas, Dubai, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Moscow, New York, Palo Alto, Riyadh and Washington. With approximately 800 lawyers, Baker Botts provides a full range of legal services to international, national and regional clients. For more information, please visit

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