Leading Global Law Firm Baker McKenzie's Intellectual Property practice has once again retained its top position within prominent legal directory Chambers Global, for the tenth consecutive year. The Firm is recognized as a Band 1 practice, the highest tier in the rankings for Global IP.
Chambers Global describes the global IP team as a "Heavyweight global practice in the IP sector with significant experience on all manner of trade mark matters, such as registration, and patent infringement litigation. Further expertise in anti-counterfeiting programs and enforcements, as well as trade secrets and rebranding projects for clients in a wide range of sectors including pharmaceuticals, media and technology. Strong market presence in Europe and the USA, with a revered position in the Asia-Pacific region."
John Flaim, Global Chair of Baker McKenzie's Intellectual Property Practice Group said, "We are thrilled to have been ranked Band 1 by Chambers for a full decade now. This ranking is once again testament to the scope of talent of our intellectual property practitioners globally, and the quality of insights and practical advice we provide to our clients worldwide"
Chambers also mention that clients enthuse about the geographical reach of the firm, saying: "Baker excels on international matters, and they have a global footprint that puts them above others," adding that this allows the team to "marshal its army of lawyers and provide comprehensive and extremely useful advice."
One source is dazzled by the firm's capacity for problem solving: "They think alternatively and they come up with some really impressive solutions."
Chambers also recognized Baker McKenzie as the Global IP Firm of the Year in the years 2013 and 2014. Chambers Global is the leading international legal directory and was established in 1990 and now covers over 190 jurisdictions throughout the world.