Baker Botts – United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates
Address: Sowwah Square Al Sila Tower, 21st Floor P.O. Box 131008Abu Dhabi
Company descriptionBaker Botts is an international law firm with 700 lawyers and a network of 14 offices around the globe. Based on our broad experience and our in-depth knowledge of our clients’ industries, we are recognized as a leading firm in the energy, technology and life sciences sectors.
Baker Botts has earned the privilege of working on some of the most fascinating and complex legal matters in the world. Throughout our 170-year history, we have provided creative and effective legal solutions for our clients while demonstrating an unrelenting commitment to excellence.
Products and servicesAs the Middle East matured into a significant hub for the energy industry over the past decade, Baker Botts added Abu Dhabi in 2009 to its previously established offices in Dubai (2005) and Riyadh (2001) to meet new client demands for legal counsel in the region.
Abu Dhabi lawyers are well-versed in the legal, business and cultural issues of our clients. Since opening its doors, the office has handled matters for clients in the energy, media, real estate, corporate, healthcare, IT and power sectors. The work within these sectors includes banking and finance, capital markets, corporate and venture formation, business structuring, corporate governance, foreign investment, privatization, and government contracts.
Our Abu Dhabi lawyers work as part of an integrated Middle East team-often tapping into the firm’s international energy prowess around the world-to provide services to clients throughout the Middle East and North Africa. Regional representations include projects relating to telecommunications, defense, real estate, manufacturing, power and water, transportation and banking industries, among others.
Our firm lawyers in Abu Dhabi have earned recognition from third-party sources. Chambers Asia and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific researchers ranked our lawyers for their work for clients in the energy and natural resources and projects practice areas. We pride ourselves on the team approach we bring to every engagement, and we believe our collaborative approach improves the results we earn for our clients.