Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie won Global IP Firm of the Year at this year’s Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) Awards.
Commenting on the award, MIP noted that Baker McKenzie "demonstrated that it can provide cost-effective, quality IP services to clients in any region. In Asia, the firm achieved an important trademark decision for LVMH in China; in the Americas, it assisted Unilever, Allergan and Tommy Hilfiger in dealing with trademark issues; and in Europe, it advised life sciences and TMT companies on IP-related transactions.”
The Firm also took home Russia Copyright and Design firm of the year 2020 on the night.
Commenting on the wins Ben Allgrove, Global Head of IP said, "This recognition of our global IP team follows another successful year where we have continued to provide some of the most IP savvy clients in the world with market leading and innovative support across the full spectrum of IP from copyright to trademarks, trade secrets to patents. It reinforces our capability to do IP on a scale that is unmatched globally, but with the local expertise need to win the case or get the deal done."
The full list of winners can be read here.