DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Baker McKenzie

Litigation

Band 5London (Firms)UK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Commands and coordinates remarkable resource in jurisdictions around the globe, providing an edge in handling high-profile and complex international claims on behalf of a client base that ranges from major financial institutions to high-profile individuals. Often instructed on cases where there is an elevated risk of serious reputational or financial loss. Particularly adept at managing large, cross-border investigations into allegations of serious fraud, along with associated enforcement actions and litigation.

Strengths

"During litigation Baker McKenzie prepares and provides us with very detailed and well-structured advice and submissions," says one source, who also appreciates the team's strategy of "following the client's logic and providing a variety of options to take."

Notable practitioners

Charles Thomson is a key figure at the firm, providing considerable expertise in fraud investigations and litigation.

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