Baker McKenzie grows its ranks in Melbourne with the hire of Charlie Detmold, a new partner in the Banking & Finance practice who was previously in the role of special counsel at King & Wood Mallesons.

Baker McKenzie's National Managing Partner, Anthony Foley stated: "We are delighted to have Charlie join us at a time of increasing client demand for our Banking & Finance services. Charlie comes to us with significant experience in a broad range of financing matters, particularly project finance, PPPs, acquisition finance and corporate finance."

Baker McKenzie's Head of Banking & Finance, Duncan McGrath stated: "Charlie is a welcome addition to the team who offers extensive domestic and international experience in acting for a variety of clients including banks and other financiers, borrowers and sponsors. He will be an integral part of our finance and projects offering based in our Melbourne office."

In joining the Firm, Charlie commented: "I am excited to be joining a growing team, with the opportunity to act for both domestic and international clients on market leading local and cross border transactions. I am looking forward to working with the broader team on innovative projects across the spectrum, with the support of Baker McKenzie's unique global network.”

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