Tina Q. Nguyen represents plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts in a variety of high-stakes, complex commercial matters. Her practice focuses on energy litigation, pension and ERISA matters, class action defense, and real-estate defense.
In the energy space, Ms. Nguyen represents and advises energy clients on a broad range of issues, including lease termination claims, royalty obligations, area of mutual interest provisions, operator disputes, midstream agreements, purchase agreements, and other disputes arising from oil and gas agreements.
Ms. Nguyen also represents and advises clients in pension and ERISA matters, including defending class action claims of breach of fiduciary duties, statutory pension matters, and benefit claims.
Clients value Ms. Nguyen's ability to analyze and strategize a way forward despite the complexity of an issue. She further provides practical guidance based on her substantive legal experience and her skillful advocacy through trial and appeal.
Ms. Nguyen is actively involved in the Institute of Energy Law, where she serves as Vice Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee, the Asian American Bar Association, the Houston Bar Association, and the Federal Bar Association. Before joining Baker Botts, Ms. Nguyen was a law clerk to Chief Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas.