In a time of increased global business activity, virtually every significant commercial transaction, business strategy and marketplace activity in some way implicates antitrust and competition laws in the United States, Europe or other jurisdictions.
Baker Botts understands the banking and finance industry and the issues encountered in complex finance transactions.
Baker Botts lawyers handle a full range of corporate, securities and financing matters, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), public and private securities offerings and institutional and other specialized financings.
Baker Botts lawyers are adept at helping companies of all sizes and across a myriad of industries to investigate, evaluate and remediate compliance problems and, where necessary, to defend companies in government enforcement actions in the U.S. and abroad.
The Baker Botts Environmental Practice is one of the largest and most diverse in the country. Our environmental lawyers, many of whom previously held high-level government positions, integrate a broad array of skills to assist our clients with their environmental challenges.
Baker Botts has one of the largest IP legal teams, offering clients experience in the combination of legal, scientific, technical and medical fields in a variety of industries.
The global marketplace presents numerous complex strategic and legal challenges for the manufacturing industry.
The Global Projects team at Baker Botts is composed of lawyers skilled in various complementary practices that offer clients the range of legal skills and experience needed for sophisticated and complex energy and infrastructure projects and transactions around the world.
With substantial real estate industry experience, the members of the Real Estate Practice Group at Baker Botts handle a wide range of sophisticated transactions for nearly every product type across the entire United States and internationally.
Regulatory advice and counseling forms the backbone of many of our practices; we regularly counsel clients around the globe on compliance, negotiation and transaction structuring matters.
Our Tax lawyers work closely with other transactional lawyers to develop plans and structures that assist our clients with their business objectives while minimizing the impact of state, federal and international taxes.