Baker Botts targets energy work with new Dubai office

Rothfield, Deborah
April 2005
Lawyer;4/25/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 16, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that the U.S.-based law firm Baker Botts LLP has opened an office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to expand its Middle East and North Africa practice. Baker Botts has been involved in several large-scale energy infrastructure projects in the Gulf region. Baker Botts also hopes to increase its corporate, banking, finance, telecommunications, construction and dispute resolution work. In contrast with other firms' strategies in Asia, it is also planning to launch a Hong Kong office and is looking at possibilities in China.


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