Baker McKenzie is pleased to announce that it took home eight awards at the 15th annual International Tax Review (ITR) European Tax Awards, including European Tax Disputes Firm of the Year and national awards in Belgium, GCC, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and Turkey.
ITR is a leading global publication dedicated to international tax strategy. The ITR European Tax Awards celebrate the best tax, transfer pricing and dispute resolution work across the EMEA region. Award submissions are judged on the scale, complexity, and innovation of impactful client work over the past year. Firms and in-house tax teams from 26 countries competed for these awards, which were presented during a gala dinner at London's Savoy Hotel on 16 May 2019.
Baker McKenzie won a total of eight awards:
- Belgium Tax Firm of the Year
- Luxembourg Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year
- Netherlands Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year
- Turkey Tax Firm of the Year
- GCC Tax Firm of the Year
- European Tax Disputes Firm of the Year
- US Tax Firm of the Year in Europe
- European Court of Justice Firm of the Year – Direct Tax
The Firm was also shortlisted in 25 other national, regional and leaders categories.
“Being recognized for our work in multiple jurisdictions and across such a wide range of disciplines is a reflection of the success of a truly integrated international tax team. I’m very proud of the talent we have on board and the quality of service and practical advice that helps our clients gain the insight and perspective they need in these times of unprecedented regulatory uncertainty and change,” said Antonio Russo, Chair of Baker McKenzie's tax practice in EMEA.