Firm Profile

Baker McKenzie LLP

Headquarters

Brookfield Place, Bay/Wellington Tower, Suite 2100
181 Bay Street
Toronto, ON M5J 2T3
Canada
416-863-1221

Firm Details

Baker McKenzie is the premier global law firm in North America. Our 850 lawyers in Canada and the United States provide strategic advice to domestic and multinational companies as they grow and manage issues close to home or across the globe. As market leaders in Corporate & Securities, Labour & Employment and Litigation, our strength is the ability to combine our knowledge of Canadian federal, provincial and local laws with an international perspective to provide clients with services like no other Canadian law firm can. We have been the leading global firm in Canada for more than 50 years, advising clients on federal, provincial, and local laws with an unparalleled international perspective. With more than 50 years of experience in the Canadian market, we are committed to helping clients fulfill their ambitions in an increasingly complex global marketplace. As a global practice, our team are experts in full transactional compliance including regulatory, reporting and listing requirements in all jurisdictions and exchanges – so you can rely on us to provide precise and customized legal advice that will maximize the value of your deal, limit risks and costs and help you to achieve business goals.

Management

Stephanie Vaccari
Managing Partner, Canada
Kate Carter Hickey
Business Development Manager, Canada

Law Firm of the Year Awards

  • Trade Law in Mexico (2020)
  • Real Estate Law in Russia (2022)
  • Litigation in Russia (2019)
  • Tax Law in Russia (2019)
  • Intellectual Property Law in Russia (2018)
  • Real Estate Law in Russia (2018)
  • Communications Law in Spain (2020)
  • Communications Law in Spain (2019)
  • Tax Law in Spain (2018)
  • Corporate Law in Ukraine (2022)
  • Intellectual Property Law in Ukraine (2022)
  • Capital Markets Law in Ukraine (2021)
  • Banking and Finance Law in Ukraine (2020)
  • Real Estate Law in Ukraine (2019)

Top Listed National Awards

  • Top Listed in Mexico with 44 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Mexico in International Trade and Finance Law with 6 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Mexico in Labor and Employment Law with 12 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Bahrain in Project Finance and Development Practice with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Saudi Arabia in Project Finance and Development Practice with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Bahrain in Structured Finance Law with 2 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Shanghai with 9 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Juárez (Chihuahua) with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Monterrey with 9 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Riyadh with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Riyadh in Corporate Law with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in México, D.F. in Labor and Employment Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Manama in Project Finance and Development Practice with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Riyadh in Project Finance and Development Practice with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Manama in Structured Finance Law with 2 lawyers

Contacts

Stephanie Vaccari
Managing Partner/ Intellectual Property
+ 1 416 865 6976
Christopher Aide
Intellectual Property
+ 1 416 865 6926
Jim Holloway
Intellectual Property
+ 1 416 865 6914
Kamleh Nicola
Intellectual Property
+ 1 416 865 6988
Jacques Bernier
Tax | Tax Controversy
+ 1 416 865 6903
Paul Burns
International Trade and Commodity Tax
+ 1 416 865 6912
Peter Clark
International Tax
+ 1 416 865 6943
Alex Pankratz
Tax
+ 1 416 865 6980
Nancy Hamzo
Corporate and Securities/ M&A | Cross-border Transactions
+ 1 416 865 2332
David Palumbo
Corporate and Securities/ Capital Markets
+ 1 416 865 6879
Charles "Chuck" Magerman
Corporate/ M&A and Finance
+ 1 416 865 6916
Matthew Latella
Corporate and Commercial Litigation
+ 1 416 865 6985
David Gadsden
Commercial Litigation
+ 1 416 865 6983
Michael Nowina
Dispute Resolution and Global Restructuring & Insolvency
+ 1 416 865 2312
John Pirie
Litigation and Government Enforcement
+ 1 416 865 2325
Theo Ling
Information Technology/ Communications
+ 1 416 865 6954
George Avraam
Labour & Employment
+ 1 416 865 6935
Jennifer Bernardo
Labour & Employment
+ 1 416 865 6971
Arlan Gates
Antitrust & Competition
+ 1 416 865 6978
Greg McNab
Mining, Energy & Natural Resources
+ 1 416 865 2311
Anne Sedgwick
Real Estate
+ 1 416 814 3309

"Law Firm of the Year"

Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2022 Russia
Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2022 Ukraine
Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2021 Ukraine
Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2020 Mexico
Baker McKenzie LLP has received the following "Law Firm of the Year" accolades. Only one firm in a practice area is awarded this top honor each year:
  • Mexico's "Law Firm of the Year" awards:
    • Trade Law - 2020
  • Russia's "Law Firm of the Year" awards:
    • Real Estate Law - 2022
    • Litigation - 2019
    • Tax Law - 2019
    • Intellectual Property Law - 2018
    • Real Estate Law - 2018
  • Spain's "Law Firm of the Year" awards:
    • Communications Law - 2020
    • Communications Law - 2019
    • Tax Law - 2018
  • Ukraine's "Law Firm of the Year" awards:
    • Corporate Law - 2022
    • Intellectual Property Law - 2022
    • Capital Markets Law - 2021
    • Banking and Finance Law - 2020
    • Real Estate Law - 2019

Firm Practice Areas

  • Advertising and Marketing Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commodity Tax/Customs
  • Communications Law
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Defamation and Media Law
  • Employee Benefits Law
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Information Technology Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Arbitration
  • International Trade and Finance Law
  • Labour and Employment Law
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Litigation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Project Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Structured Finance Law
  • Tax Law
  • Technology Law
  • Trade
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Venture Capital Law

Office Locations

Canada

Canada

Ontario

Ontario

Toronto, ON

Brookfield Place, Bay/Wellington Tower, Suite 2100

181 Bay Street

Toronto, ON M5J 2T3

Canada

416-863-1221

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United States

United States

Illinois

Illinois

Chicago, IL

300 East Randolph Street, Suite 5000

Chicago, IL 60601

United States

(312) 861.8000

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New York

New York

New York, NY

452 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10018

United States

(212) 626.4100

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Argentina

Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cecilia Grierson 255, 6th Floor

Buenos Aires C1107CPE

Argentina

54 11 4310 2200

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Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan

Baku, Azerbaijan

The Landmark Building

96 Nizami Street

Baku 1010

Azerbaijan

994 12 497 18 01

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Bahrain

Bahrain

Manama, Bahrain

West Tower, 18th Floor

Bahrain Financial Harbour

P.O. Box 11981

Manama

Bahrain

973 1710 2000

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Belgium

Belgium

Antwerp, Belgium

Meir 24

Antwerp 2000

Belgium

32 3 213 40 40

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Brussels, Belgium

Manhattan, 22nd Floor

Bolwerklaan 21 Avenue du Boulevard, box 1

Brussels 1210

Belgium

32 2 639 36 11

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Brazil

Brazil

São Paulo, Brazil

Rua Arq. Olavo Redig de Campos, 105 – 31º andar

Ed. EZ Towers - Torre A

São Paulo 04711-904

Brazil

55 11 3048 6800

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Chile

Chile

Santiago, Chile

Avenida Andrés Bello 2457, Piso 19

Providencia

Santiago 7510689

Chile

56 2 2367 7000

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China: Global Firms

China: Global Firms

Beijing, China: Global Firms

Suite 3401, China World Office 2,

China World Trade Centre,

1 Jianguomenwai Dajie,

Beijing 100004

China: Global Firms

100004

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Shanghai, China: Global Firms

Unit 1601, Jin Mao Tower

88 Century Avenue, Pudong

Shanghai 200121

China: Global Firms

86 21 6105 8558

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Czech Republic

Czech Republic

Prague, Czech Republic

Praha City Center

Klimentská 46

Prague 110 02

Czech Republic

420 236 045 001

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Egypt

Egypt

Cairo, Egypt

Nile City Building, North Tower

21st Floor 2005C, Cornich El Nil

Ramlet Beaulac

Cairo

Egypt

20 2 2461 5520

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Central, Hong Kong

14th Floor, One Taikoo Place

979 King’s Road, Quarry Bay

Central

Hong Kong

852 2846 1888

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Hungary

Hungary

Budapest, Hungary

Dorottya utca 6.

Budapest 1051

Hungary

36 1 302 3330

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Indonesia

Indonesia

Jakarta, Indonesia

HHP Law Firm

Pacific Century Place, Level 35

Sudirman Central Business District Lot 10

Jl. Jendral Sudirman Kav 52-53

Jakarta 12190

Indonesia

62 21 2960 8888

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Italy

Italy

Milan, Italy

Piazza Meda, 3

Milan 20121

Italy

39 02 76231 1

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Rome, Italy

Viale di Villa Massimo, 57

Rome 00161

Italy

39 06 44 06 31

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Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan

Almaty, Kazakhstan

Samal Towers, 8th Floor

97 Zholdasbekov Street

Samal-2

Almaty 050051

Kazakhstan

7 727 330 05 00

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Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Samal Towers, 8th Floor

97, Zholdasbekov Street

Samal-2

Bishkek 050051

Kyrgyzstan

7 727 330 05 00

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Luxembourg

Luxembourg

Luxembourg, Luxembourg

10 - 12 Boulevard Roosevelt

Luxembourg 2450

Luxembourg

352 26 18 44 1

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Malaysia

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Level 41 - Suite A, Menara Maxis

Kuala Lumpur City centre

Kuala Lumpur 50088

Malaysia

60-3-2055-1888

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Mexico

Mexico

Juárez (Chihuahua), Mexico

P.T. de la República 3304, 1st floor

Juárez (Chihuahua) 32330

Mexico

52 656 629 1300

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México, D.F., Mexico

Edificio Virreyes

Pedregal 24, 12th floor

Lomas Virreyes / Col. Molino del Rey

México, D.F. 11040

Mexico

52 55 5279 2900

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Monterrey, Mexico

Oficinas en el Parque

Torre Baker McKenzie, 10th floor

Blvd. Antonio L. Rodríguez 1884 Pte.

Monterrey 64650

Mexico

52 81 8399 1300

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Tijuana, Mexico

Blvd. Agua Caliente 10611, 1st floor

Tijuana 22420

Mexico

52 664 633 4300

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Zapopan, Mexico

Av. Paseo Royal Country 4596

Torre Cube 2, 16th Floor

Fracc. Puerta de Hierro

Zapopan 45116

Mexico

52 33 3848 5300

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Morocco

Morocco

Casablanca, Morocco

Ghandi Mall - Immeuble Nine

Boulevard Ghandi

Casablanca 20380

Morocco

212 522 77 95 95

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Myanmar

Myanmar

Yangon, Myanmar

Level 18, Unit 18-03

Sule Square

221 Sule Pagoda Road

Kyauktada Township

Yangon

Myanmar

95 1 925 5095

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Netherlands

Netherlands

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Claude Debussylaan 54

P.O. Box 2720

Amsterdam 1000 CS

Netherlands

31 20 551 7555

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Philippines

Philippines

Manila, Taguig

Net One Center, 12th Floor

26th Street Corner 3rd Avenue

Crescent Park West

Bonifacio Global City

Manila, Taguig 1634

Philippines

63 2 819 4700

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Poland

Poland

Warsaw, Poland

Rondo ONZ 1

Warsaw 00-124

Poland

48 22 445 3100

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Russia

Russia

Moscow, Russia

White Gardens

9 Lesnaya Street

Moscow 125196

Russia

7 495 787 2700

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St. Petersburg, Russia

BolloevCenter, 2nd Floor

4A Grivtsova Lane

St. Petersburg 190000

Russia

7 812 303 9000

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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Olayan Complex

Tower II, 3rd Floor

Al Ahsa Street, Malaz

P.O. Box 69103

Riyadh 11547

Saudi Arabia

966 11 265 8900

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South Africa

South Africa

Sandton, South Africa

1 Commerce Square

39 Rivonia Road

Sandhurst

Sandton 2196

South Africa

27 11 911 4300

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Spain

Spain

Barcelona, Spain

Avda. Diagonal, 652

Edif. D, 8th Floor

Barcelona 08034

Spain

34 93 206 0820

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Madrid, Spain

Edificio Beatriz

C/ José Ortega y Gasset, 29

Madrid 28006

Spain

34 91 230 4500

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Sweden

Sweden

Stockholm, Sweden

Vasagatan 7, Floor 8

P.O. Box 180

Stockholm 101 23

Sweden

46 8 566 177 00

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Taiwan

Taiwan

Taipei, Taiwan

15F, 168 Dunhua North Road

Taipei 10548

Taiwan

886 2 2712 6151

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Thailand

Thailand

Bangkok, Thailand

Abdulrahim Place, 25th Floor

990 Rama IV Road

Bangkok 10500

Thailand

66 2666 2824

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Ukraine

Ukraine

Kyiv, Ukraine

Renaissance Business Center

24 Bulvarno-Kudriavska (Vorovskoho) Street

Kyiv 01601

Ukraine

380 44 590 0101

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United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Al Sila Tower, Level Eight

Sowwah Square, Al Maryah Island

P.O. Box 44980

Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates

971 2 612 3700

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United Kingdom

United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

100 New Bridge Street

London EC4V 6JA

United Kingdom

44 20 7919 1000

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United States

United States

California

California

Los Angeles, CA

1901 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 950

Los Angeles, CA 90067

United States

1-310-201-4728

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Palo Alto, CA

660 Hansen Way

Palo Alto, CA 94304

United States

(650) 856.2400

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San Francisco, CA

Two Embarcadero Center, Suite 1100

San Francisco, CA 94111

United States

(415) 576.3000

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District of Columbia

District of Columbia

Washington, DC

815 Connecticut Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20006

United States

(202) 452.7000

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Florida

Florida

Miami, FL

1111 Brickell Avenue, Suite 1700

Miami, FL 33131

United States

(305) 789.8900

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Texas

Texas

Dallas, TX

1900 North Pearl Street, Suite 1500

Dallas, TX 75201

United States

(214) 978.3000

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Houston, TX

700 Louisiana Street, Suite 3000

Houston, TX 77002

United States

(713) 427.5000

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Venezuela

Venezuela

Caracas, Venezuela

Centro Bancaribe, Intersección

Avenida Principal de Las Mercedes

con inicio de Calle París,

Urbanización Las Mercedes

Caracas 1060

Venezuela

58 212 276 5111

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Valencia, Venezuela

World Trade Center

8th floor, Office 8-A

Av. 168 Salvador Feo la Cruz Este-Oeste

Naguanagua 2005, Valencia Estado Carabobo

Valencia

Venezuela

58 241 824 8711

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Vietnam

Vietnam

Hanoi, Vietnam

Unit 1001, 10th floor, Indochina Plaza Hanoi

241 Xuan Thuy Street, Cau Giay District

Hanoi 10000

Vietnam

84 4 3825 1428

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Saigon Tower, 12th Floor

29 Le Duan Boulevard

District One

Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam

84 8 3829 5585

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