Baker Botts hires energy team from Norton Roes Fulbright
Baker Botts has hired a nine-partner energy team from Norton Rose Fulbright, which recently announced the completion of its merger with Chadbourne & Parke. The team, which will be based in Houston, includes Efren Acosta, Ned Crady, Natasha Khan, Daniel Mark, David Peterman, Robert Phillpott, Edward Rhyne, Ron Scharnberg and Dan Tristan.
According to Kelly Rose, co-chair of corporate at Baker Botts, the firm has been interested in the team for a few years. The firm also hired a Norton Rose Fulbright team in 2013, when several partners moved to Baker Botts from legacy Fulbright in the Middle East.