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Gary Senior

Partner
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Gary Senior is a Corporate Partner, based in Baker McKenzie's London office.

During Gary's time at the Firm he has held a number of leadership positions. He is currently a member of Baker McKenzie's main global board, the Executive Committee, and Chair of the Firm's EMEA region, Baker McKenzie's largest region. Gary was previously the Managing Partner of the Firm's London office, its largest office, for 10 years. During his time as Managing Partner, Gary led the growth of the London office, enhancing its market reputation and employer brand. The Firm entered the "Sunday Times Top 100 Best Employers List" for the first time. Recognising Gary's achievements as Managing Partner, The Lawyer Magazine included Gary in their annual "Hot Lawyer 100" listing. Gary has also led the Firm's focus on Africa, including the opening of the Firm's Johannesburg office.

Gary joined Baker McKenzie in 1984 as a trainee, and later spent 18 months working in the Firm's Chicago office. He became a Partner in 1992.

Gary also previously served as a member of the London Council of the CBI, the main industry body in the UK.

Practice Focus

Gary Senior has extensive experience representing clients in mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions, and acting as a main relationship partner for clients.

Admissions

  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (1986)

Education

  • Durham University (B.A.) (1983)

Languages

  • English

Previous Offices

  • Chicago