“Thomas Eastment is strategic, client-oriented and very knowledgeable, and he has a very good sense of litigation dynamics.”
Chambers USA 2015
Thomas Eastment, former section chair of Baker Botts' firmwide Energy Regulatory section, focuses on litigation and regulatory policy in the energy area. He represents clients in oil and gas pipeline transportation matters before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the federal district courts and courts of appeals, and has presented numerous appellate arguments in key energy cases before federal and state courts of appeal. In addition, Mr. Eastment advises oil and gas pipeline project owners regarding regulatory requirements applicable to the construction and operation of pipeline projects. He also represents oil and gas producers regarding oil and gas royalty matters before the Department of the Interior and in state and federal courts.