Kristin D. Kluding


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Utilizing her strong writing and research skills, Kristin Kluding effectively assists attorneys with a wide variety of projects. She has considerable experience aiding with business and corporate matters, notably in the oil and gas sector. Kristin has written and spoken to the topic of Venezuela's state-owned oil companies in connection with the government’s nationalization of the country’s oil and extraction industries, winning the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators' student writing competition and presenting at the 2019 AIPN International Petroleum Scholar Workshop.

Recognitions and Memberships


  • Association of International Petroleum Negotiators, Student Writing Competition Winner (2019)

Prior Positions

  • BakerHostetler: Summer Associate


  • Texas


  • J.D., University of Houston Law Center, 2019, magna cum laude; Houston Journal of International Law, Editor in Chief; Association of International Petroleum Negotiators; Order of the Coif; International Law Society, Vice President; Association of Women in Law, Treasurer
  • B.A., Government, University of Texas at Austin, 2013, with honors