Baker McKenzie, founded as Baker & McKenzie in 1949, is a multinational law firm. As of September 2019, it is ranked as the largest international law firm in the world by headcount with 12,000 employees including 6,100 fee earners and 4,700 lawyers on a full-time equivalent basis. It has been named as the world's strongest law firm brand ninth years running as of October 2018 and, according to Acritas Asia Pacific Brand Index 2019, the number one legal brand in Asia Pacific for the third consecutive year.
With lawyers in 17 offices across major cities and financial centers in Asia Pacific, we combine our local expertise and strong global relationships to provide comprehensive legal services across the region. For more than 50 years, we have advised many leading companies while establishing longstanding relationships with regulators to provide clients with invaluable insight and guidance on corporate and commercial law matters.
We are able to fulfil our clients' need with legal acumen, practical business advice, and strong industry perspective to overcome challenges and achieve their strategic objectives. As market leaders in compliance & investigations, dispute resolution, cross-border M&A, capital markets, employment, intellectual property, tax and international trade, we help clients succeed in an increasingly complex global market.