Baker & McKenzie Plants Flag In Turkey With Esin Tie-Up

Law360, New York (October 28, 2011, 6:36 PM EDT) -- Baker & McKenzie LLP is establishing an exclusive relationship with Istanbul law firm Esin Attorney Partnership, a step toward eventually launching an office in Turkey, one of the world's fastest-growing economies, the firm announced Thursday.

In a statement, Baker & McKenzie said the move to Turkey's largest city and financial center came in response to increased client demand and activity, and would further strengthen the firm's global platform and presence in both developed and emerging markets.

"Istanbul is an increasingly important hub for global business," said...
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