As the leading cross-border firm in the United States, our more than 700 lawyers represent clients in some of the world's most significant legal matters. Our accomplishments include winning an unprecedented victory in US Tax Court for chipmaker Altera Corp.in a 15-0 decision that not only struck down part of an IRS cost-sharing regulation and saved Altera millions in taxes, but set a new standard for IRS rulemaking.
Chicago300 East Randolph Street, Suite 5000
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Dallas1900 North Pearl Street, Suite 1500
Dallas, Texas 75201
Houston700 Louisiana, Suite 3000
Houston, Texas 77002
Los Angeles1901 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 950
Los Angeles, California 90067
Miami1111 Brickell Avenue, Suite 1700
Miami, Florida 33131
New York452 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10018
Palo Alto660 Hansen Way
Palo Alto, California 94304
San FranciscoTwo Embarcadero Center, Suite 1100
San Francisco, California 94111
Washington, DC815 Connecticut Avenue, N.W.
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
Our US offices combine local experience with international reach to offer clients first-class legal advice. Regularly recognized for the quality of our work and dedication to giving clients the practical advice they seek, we provide local and global advice in the following areas:
- Antitrust & Competition
- Banking & Finance
- Capital Markets
- Compliance & Investigations
- Dispute Resolution
- Energy, Mining & Infrastructure
- Intellectual Property
- International Arbitration
- International Trade
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Private Equity
- Real Estate
- Restructuring & Insolvency
- Technology, Media & Telecommunications
Consistently ranked one of the top corporate law firms in the US, our reputation for experience, quality and dedication makes us an employer of choice for lawyers and professionals at all stages of their careers.
With seven offices in key locations across the US, our geographic coverage and market strength offer lawyers the chance to work on cutting-edge issues that provide real job satisfaction. Our global footprint enables us to facilitate mobility and secondments among our offices and clients.
Our Summer Associate Program gives students the chance to work on actual cases, receive professional training and attend Firm networking events. We support and develop talent at all stages of their careers, offering training programs including:
- International Clerkship Program
- Associate Training Program
- New Partner Program
- New Joiners Course
We are committed to recruiting qualified professional staff, lateral associates and partners. View our US career opportunities.
As part of our corporate social responsibility efforts in North America, we offer our Diversity Fellowship to minority candidates. This program furthers our commitment to recruit, retain, and develop talented lawyers who will contribute to the advancement of diversity within the Firm and the legal community.
Applicants must meet the academic and hiring criteria of Baker McKenzie’s United States and Toronto summer associate programs, receive an offer of summer employment for their second-year summer and be a member of the population that has been historically underrepresented in the legal profession. Successful recipients receive US$10,000 and a paid summer associate position after completing the second year of law school.
Candidates interested in this opportunity need to complete the application and attach their resume, a copy of their undergraduate and law school transcripts, and a 500-word personal statement for consideration. Please note the application cycle for the 2018 fellowship has concluded. We will consider applicants for the 2019 fellowship starting July 1, 2018.
All queries about the program can be directed to the Diversity Fellowship mailbox.