Baker Botts L.L.P

Baker Botts L.L.P

8 services found


  • Counseling/Regulatory Services

  • Air Quality

    Air Quality

    Baker Botts’ clients come from a diverse array of industries, but they share a common commitment to driving improvements in America’s air quality while sustaining our nation’s competitiveness and economic growth. A pro-active role is essential in the development of effective national, state and regional air quality regulatory initiatives, while responding effectively to enforcement actions, permit challenges and private party...

  • Water Quality

    Water Quality

    The U.S. EPA has announced its intention to employ Clean Water Act (CWA) authorities to protect U.S. waters from such diverse alleged threats as ocean acidification. Baker Botts offers considerable experience in nearly all types of water quality issues, including compliance, agency enforcement of water quality standards and development of water quality regulations. We have represented clients to address ocean acidification issues, storm water permitting,...

  • Waste and Remediation

    Waste and Remediation

    Baker Botts lawyers have substantial experience addressing a broad range of hazardous waste and toxic substance cleanup matters arising under the federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (“CERCLA”), the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (“RCRA”) and other federal and related state statutes. Our lawyers possess extensive experience addressing the full array of legal and technical issues...

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    Baker Botts has substantial experience with the regulation of natural resource developments, including oil and gas and renewable resources. We have advised a range of clients-including trade associations and individual companies-on the regulation of oil and gas development activities and have represented clients in rulemaking proceedings and other administrative, legislative and judicial proceedings at the federal, state and local levels.

  • Environmental Practice

    Environmental Practice

    The Baker Botts Environmental Practice is comprised of lawyers dedicated specifically to environmental matters. We provide one of the broadest practices in the country, combining decades of experience and a wide array of skills to help our clients solve their environmental and health and safety challenges. We represent clients in every significant aspect of regulatory counseling, strategic permitting, litigation, legislative matters, rulemaking, criminal...

  • Environmental Coalitions

    Environmental Coalitions

    The collective voice of business is often more persuasive than one or two lone company voices, particularly when the industry voice represents thousands of company, employee and shareholder opinions forged into a thoughtful consensus. Our environmental coalitions give our clients effective tools in advocacy efforts, as well as avenues to track new legislation, regulatory initiatives and litigation trends. Our groups afford interactive platforms to...

  • Downstream


    Baker Botts has core strengths in energy, intellectual property and air quality environmental issues. As an international law firm focused on the energy industry and technology, Baker Botts brings to its downstream energy work the combined strengths of its deep knowledge of the energy industry; its environmental practice focused on air quality policy, permitting and enforcement and climate change and its Intellectual Property Practice with significant...

  • Crisis Management

    Crisis Management

    Baker Botts helps clients respond to natural disasters, accidental releases of hazardous substances, fires and explosions and other crises. We provide advice during every phase of accident response, including: containing the crisis, coordinating responses to investigations, resolving resulting penalties and personal injury liabilities and bringing suit against insurers and contractors or other third parties that contributed to the accident. We also help...