Chambers Recognizes Tax Practice with Top Global Ranking
We have been recognized as Band One in the Global-Wide Tax section of Chambers Global 2016. According to the guide, Band One recognizes the top firms based on "technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment" and other qualities valued by clients.
Chambers noted that Baker & McKenzie is known for an "unsurpassed breadth of coverage for tax law globally." The full editorial and complete list of rankings can be accessed here.
"Our Band One ranking by Chambers is a testament to the scope of talent of our tax practitioners globally, and the quality of insights and practical tax advice we provide to our clients worldwide," said Duane Webber, Chair of Baker & McKenzie's Global Tax Practice Group. "We are honored to receive this recognition."
In addition to this Band 1 ranking, the practice was also recognized as Band 1 in the Global-Wide International Private Client section of Chambers Global 2016.
Chambers Global ranks firms after looking at their involvement in the highest profile and cutting-edge transactions and dispute resolution matters across the world. Rankings are based on legal practice submissions and general counsel and client interviews, with greater weight given to the overall feedback of clients.
Baker & McKenzie's Tax Practice is one of the most highly-rated and recommended among law firms worldwide. It also counts amongst its recent accolades Standout in Growth and Business Development in Europe by Financial Times Innovative Lawyers, Tax Firm of the Year in Latin America by International Tax Review, Southeast Asia Tax and Trusts Firm of the Year by Asia Legal Business (ALB) and recognition by Law360 as one of its 2015 Tax Practice Groups of the Year.