Crisis Response &
Incident Investigation


David A. Baay

Houston: +1.713.470.6112
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  • Energy Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Commodities Trading Litigation

David represents oil and gas companies, drilling contractors and pipeline operators in high-stakes litigation and other crisis situations. He currently is part of the team representing Transocean Deepwater Drilling, Inc. in the Gulf of Mexico oil spill litigation. David initially served on Transocean’s internal investigation team, helping to direct efforts related to the forensic examination of the blowout preventer. He handled interaction with the governmental agencies involved in the forensic examination and led efforts to secure a neutral testing site for the blowout preventer, all in a politically charged atmosphere. David also has represented various energy companies, as both plaintiffs and defendants, in matters involving millions of dollars in potential exposure. Read David Baay’s full bio here.

June 28, 2017
Extension of FCPA Pilot Program Signals Commitment to Proactive Disclosure

The extended life of a Department of Justice program that promotes self-disclosure of violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act signals a continued emphasis on individual culpability, according to two Eversheds Sutherland (US) lawyers experienced in defending against government investigations.

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