When you join Baker McKenzie, we want you to bring your whole self to the Firm – to draw on your experiences, voice your opinions and share your ideas. To support and encourage that, we’ve created a culture of respect and collaboration, that’s designed to bring out the best in every individual.
When it comes to inclusion and diversity, we are not neutral. As part of our commitment to championing equality, we have a number of networks, which you will be encouraged to join.
Has a very practical focus on supporting those with caring responsibilities, whether they relate to parenting, eldercare or caring for a spouse or loved one. The group explores how the Firm can help staff to meet their work commitments whilst maintaining a good work-life balance overall.
Promotes the rich cultural diversity of our Firm by helping our Black, Asian and minority ethnic Trainee Solicitors thrive in terms of recruitment, career development, client engagement and creating a community.
Helps everyone be themselves by ensuring adherence to our LGBT+ policy. This sets in stone our zero-tolerance approach to bullying and harassment based on sexual orientation and gender identity or expression.
This network aims to make it easier for people from economically disadvantaged backgrounds to access opportunities in the legal industry.
Focuses on promoting the physical and mental health of our people, through health-based campaigns and support groups.
Actively works to increase the number of females in Partner and other leadership roles through mentoring, webinars and internal networking events.
Whether you’re still at university and you’re weighing up your career options or you’ve already graduated and now want to be a commercial lawyer, there’s a programme at Baker McKenzie that can help put you on the right track.
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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.
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.