Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie received six awards at last night's International Tax Review (ITR) Awards 2018, including Tax Firm of the Year in Luxembourg, UK and Netherlands. The awards were presented at a dinner at the Savoy Hotel.
The awards have taken place annually since 2005 and seek to recognise the leading international tax professionals from around Europe and South Africa. They consist of national trophies for the best tax and transfer pricing firms in 27 jurisdictions; regional categories, such as for tax compliance and reporting; and deal awards focusing on the leading matters in a number of industry sectors and practice areas.
Baker McKenzie won a total of six awards including:
- Luxembourg Tax Firm of the Year
- Luxembourg Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year
- Netherlands Tax Firm of the Year
- Netherlands Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year
- UK Tax Firm of the Year
- European Court of Justice Firm of the Year award at European level
Speaking after the awards ceremony, Antonio Russo, Chair of Baker McKenzie's tax practice in EMEA said, "I am delighted to see our tax and transfer pricing practices recognized for their significance in the European and local markets. These awards are testament to the scope of talent of our tax practitioners in the region, and the quality of insights and practical advice we provide to our clients worldwide."