Fulbright Named One of Three Top Energy Firms In United States
HOUSTON — The international law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. announced today that Chambers Global selected it as one of three top Energy Firms in the United States.
Fulbright was one of eight firms vying for the Law Firm of the Year Award in the U.S. Energy category. Recipients were selected by independent researchers at Chambers & Partners, publishers of highly regarded guides to the legal profession. Cherie Booth QC, attorney and spouse of Prime Minister Tony Blair, announced the award at a ceremony in the London Hilton Ballroom.
Steven B. Pfeiffer, Chair of Fulbright’s Executive Committee, said, “We were pleased to receive this award in recognition of years of client service by our firm’s Energy Practice Group, which consists of over 300 lawyers from a number of different areas of legal specialization. Our Energy Practice Group has focused on providing a broad range of legal services to the domestic and international energy industry.”
Fulbright has more than 50 years of experience in energy matters, including international and domestic energy litigation, transactions, regulatory matters and dispute resolution. The firm’s attorneys serve the needs of clients engaged in all sectors of the oil and gas and electric power industries, including representation relating to mergers, acquisitions and dispositions, exploration and development, regulatory compliance, financing and construction of energy projects, and day to day operations, as well as disputes arising out of such matters.
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Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.
Founded in 1919, Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. is a leading full-service international law firm, with approximately 900 attorneys in 11 offices in Houston, New York, Washington, D.C., Austin, Dallas, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, San Antonio, Hong Kong, London and Munich. Fulbright provides a full range of legal services to both domestic and foreign clients worldwide.
In the 2004 BTI survey of FORTUNE 1000 general counsel, Fulbright was chosen as a “Top 30 Best A-Team Law Firm.” For the third year in a row, Corporate Board Member magazine named Fulbright among the top 20 corporate law firms in the U.S. in their 2004 survey of the board members of public companies. An international lawyers’ survey published in the Global Counsel 2003/2004 Dispute Resolution Handbook picked Fulbright as one of the 10 best U.S. dispute resolution firms. For more information, please visit our Web site at www.fulbright.com.
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