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Supreme Court To Decide If Bankruptcy Lawyers Can Get Fees For Pursuing Bonus Fees
Posted on 3 Oct 2014 by Emerson Heffner

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 2 agreed to decide whether the U.S. Bankruptcy Code gives bankruptcy courts discretion to award lawyers their fees for successfully defending applications for enhanced attorney fees... Read More

Payment Of Attorneys For Defending Fee Requests Debated In Supreme Court
Posted on 25 Feb 2015 by Emerson Heffner

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) There is no basis in the law for categorically denying payment to lawyers for successfully defending their fee applications in bankruptcy cases, attorney Aaron M. Streett of Texas law firm Baker Botts LLP told... Read More

Former CFTC Deputy General Counsel Brad Berry Joins Baker Botts
Posted on 27 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Brad Berry, formerly deputy general counsel of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), has joined Baker Botts L.L.P. as a partner. He is based in the firm's Washington office. Berry joins Baker Botts as the CFTC... Read More

Dallas Law Firm Announces New Partner Jeremy Fielding
Posted on 13 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

DALLAS - Trial firm Lynn Tillotson Pinker & Cox LLP has announced the elevation of Jeremy Fielding to partner. Fielding joined the firm in 2005. He has been recognized three times with the honor of "Rising Star" as seen in Texas Monthly... Read More

Leading Intellectual Property Lawyer Mark Whitaker Joins Baker Botts L.L.P.
Posted on 25 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Mark Whitaker, who has built an extensive legal practice focused on patent litigation and ITC Section 337 actions, has joined Baker Botts L.L.P. as a partner in the Intellectual Property department. He is based in the firm's Washington... Read More

Award-Winning Global Antitrust Practice Group Joins Baker Botts L.L.P.
Posted on 27 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The core of the award-winning global antitrust practice from Howrey LLP - led by nine partners, including the co-chair of the practice group, and two former U.S. assistant attorney generals - joined Baker Botts L.L.P. March 16. The... Read More