The market-leading strength of Baker McKenzie's global tax practice has been recognized by International Tax Review in six of their recent directories and awards events.
In ITR's 2019 World Tax Guide, the firm was recognized for its strength in 40 locations, with top rankings in China, Hong Kong, Japan, the Netherlands, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Thailand, Ukraine, United Kingdom and Venezuela, plus Chicago, Dallas / Houston, San Francisco / Silicon Valley and Washington, DC in the United States.
In ITR's 2019 World Transfer Pricing Guide, the firm was recognized for its strength in 30 locations, with Singapore joining 10 other locations to be ranked Tier 1 this year. The firm's practices in Poland, South Africa, Switzerland and Thailand also received first-time acknowledgements.
The World Tax and World Transfer Pricing Guides are the most recent of ITR's accolades for the Firm in 2018. Other acknowledgements have included:
- Latin American Tax Firm of the Year and Mexico Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year at ITR's Americas Tax Awards
- 47 practitioners recognized in 20 countries in ITR's Women in Tax Leaders Directory
- 63 practitioners recognized in 31 countries in ITR's Indirect Tax Leaders Directory
- 118 practitioners recognized in 31 countries in ITR's Tax Controversy Leaders Guide
"We offer our clients comprehensive, quality advice to help them understand and comply with complex and rapidly evolving tax rules," said Simone Musa, chair of the Global Tax Practice Group. "We are delighted to receive these recognitions from ITR. Combined with our top-rankings in numerous Chambers and Legal 500 directories, these affirm our reputation as a leading, global tax advisor."