Think global

Think Baker McKenzie

Bring your wide-ranging talents and far-reaching ambitions to Baker McKenzie. In return, we’ll help you lay the foundations for a successful career as a commercial lawyer and give you the chance get involved in some of the most fascinating and complex international, cross-practice work.

Our practice areas

Our expertise in commercial law spans the following ten practice areas. Often, however, we work together in cross-practice, multi-jurisdictional teams:

Baker McKenzie around the world

Take a look at some of our high-profile deals and hear from our colleagues about their experiences across the globe.


Success Stories Deals

For Nikki Bradford, a career in law wasn’t something she considered until she got to university. Find out why she’s glad she chose Baker McKenzie.

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Our People Deal

This sets out the values, mindset and behaviours we expect from each other. In short, it’s what makes us Baker McKenzie.

Our People Deal

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"What sets us apart from the other international law firms in the City? First, we are the London office of a firm that from its inception set out to be a global law firm – it has always been global in its outlook and approach, and everything that we do is international. Second, the culture – Trainee Solicitors at Baker McKenzie are challenged and supported in equal measure from day one, in a friendly environment where those who are willing to seize opportunities will be able to develop their skills and become the best lawyer they can be."

Ed Poulton

Managing Partner, London

Inclusion and Diversity

To support and encourage our people to bring their whole selves to Baker McKenzie, we celebrate individuality and foster a culture of respect and collaboration.

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Responsible business

As a firm, we're serious about making positive difference. Not just to our clients, but the communities we're part of, and the wider world too.

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What benefits can you look forward to?

Along with a starting salary that’s in the upper quartile of City law firms, we offer a comprehensive package of other great benefits too.

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Meet our people

If you want to know what it’s really like to develop a career with Baker McKenzie, who better to tell you than the people who already work for us?

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