Taylor LeMay

Taylor LeMay

Associate
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Taylor LeMay is an associate in the North America Litigation & Government Enforcement Practice Group and resides in the Firm's Houston Office. Prior to joining the Firm, Taylor gained valuable insight into federal motion practice and procedure as a law clerk for the Hon. Marcia A. Crone of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

In law school, Taylor interned for the Hon. Royce C. Lamberth of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia and served on the editorial boards of the Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law and the Texas International Law Journal.

Practice Focus

Taylor represents clients across many industries in state and federal court proceedings, as well as domestic and international arbitration. His practice encompasses nearly all aspects of litigation, and he advises clients in all litigation phases.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Represented a private drilling and exploration company in multiple workplace employment investigations, including related litigations in state and federal court. Routinely investigate claims and prepare cases for resolution at trial or mediation.

  • Represented a publicly-traded energy-services client in state court action on claims for breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and conspiracy in a case involving an extensive oilfield kickback scheme relating to hundreds of millions of dollars in international transactions.

  • Represented a global supplier of industrial equipment seeking confirmation of a USD 45 million arbitral award in federal court.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Houston Young Lawyers Association - Member
  • State Bar of Texas - Member

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas~United States (2019)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas~United States (2019)
  • Texas~United States (2018)

Education

  • University of Texas School of Law (JD with Honors) (2018)
  • Louisiana State University (BA) (2011)

Languages

  • English
  • Author, “Offshore Wind: Lessons from Abroad,” LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources, 2019

  • Author, “Protecting International Petroleum Investments During Geopolitical Unrest: Arbitrating Disputes Under Economic Sanctions,” Texas International Law Journal, 2018