Global 20: Baker & McKenzie

Law360, New York (May 17, 2011, 8:25 PM EDT) -- Conceived as a global law firm, Baker & McKenzie boasts more than 3,700 lawyers in 69 offices spread across 40 countries, giving the firm the multijurisdictional expertise to take on complex cross-border matters like Abbott Laboratories' $3.8 billion acquisition of the domestic business of an Indian generics company and earning it a spot on the Law360 Global 20 list.

“Baker & McKenzie was formed in 1949, and it was formed to be a global law firm,” said Beatriz Pessoa de Araujo, a member of the firm's...
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