Baker McKenzie Bangkok office was awarded “Most Innovative National Firm of the Year“ at the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Asia Awards. The Most Innovative National Firm of the Year award recognizes in particular the firms with the best track record in 2018 in giving local law advice on the most innovative international corporate finance transaction in respective jurisdictions.Read More
We are pleased to announce that Peerapan Tungsuwan, co-leader of Japan Advisory Group and Healthcare practice group in Baker McKenzie Bangkok office, is recognized as the sole Client Choice winner in 2019 by Lexology under Healthcare & Life Sciences category.Read More
Baker McKenzie Bangkok office has been voted to be Thailand’s Most Responsive Firms of the Year 2018, by the Asian-MENA Counsel's Representative Corporate Asia & Middle East Survey. This year marks our 10th consecutive honors as the Most Responsive Firm of the Year.
Apart from the firm-wide award, we are also voted as winners in various practice areas.Read More
Baker McKenzie, Bangkok office is ranked Band 1 and maintaining the top rank in the following categories of Chambers Asia-Pacific 2019.
Banking & Finance
Corporate / M&A
Project & Energy
Restructuring / Insolvency
Technology, Media, Telecommunications (TMT)
Asia Pacific, 9 November 2018 — Baker McKenzie won seven awards at the 2018 Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards held in Hong Kong last night, including the coveted "Best International Firm for Women in Business Law" Award. The Firm also took home the country award for Thailand. Meanwhile, member firms Hadiputranto Hadinoto & Partners (HHP Law Firm) took home the Indonesia national award; Wong & Partners collected the Malaysia national award; and Quisumbing Torres won the Philippines national award.Read More
IFLR1000 2019 results have been released and once again Baker McKenzie Bangkok office is ranked Tier 1 in all categories, i.e. banking and finance, capital markets, M&A, project development, and restructuring and insolvency. Several Bangkok office partners are also recognized for their prominent achievements.Read More
Our Asia Pacific M&A teams have been ranked Tier 1 in Thailand, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Taiwan, and Vietnam, seven out of 12 Asian jurisdictions in the region by the Asian Legal Business M&A Rankings 2018.
Read ALB's cover story on the rankings here. https://bmcknz.ie/2Dqx6WM
Our firm retained our Tier 1 position in all categories of IFLR 1000 legal directory which include Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, M&A, Project Development, and Restructuring & Insolvency. In addition to that, many of our lawyers are also recognized as "Highly Regarded", "Notable Practitioner" and "Rising Star" in their respective fields.
Once again, our firm has retained our position as the world's strongest law firm brand in the 2017 Acritas Global Elite Law Firm Brand Index, extending our lead by seven points compared to 2016. We received an overall score of 100 - over twice the score of the firm ranked second place. We were ranked top for each of the measures that comprise the Index - awareness, favorability, consideration for multi-jurisdictional deals and for multi-jurisdictional litigation.
Baker McKenzie, Bangkok has been highly recognized by the Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018 Guide, recently released in December 2017.
11 key practices of the Bangkok office — Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Projects & Energy, Real Estate, Restructuring/Insolvency, and Tax — are listed in the top bands of the Guide.
Additionally, 21 lawyers of our Bangkok office have been ranked by the Guide.
Chambers Asia Pacific has recognized Peerapan Tungsuwan as notable practitioner in Corporate/M&A who maintains a thriving corporate practice, with specialised knowledge of the pharmaceutical and natural resources sectors. Market commentators are impressed with her "knowledge and problem-solving" abilities.
Viroj Piyawattanametha is also recognized by Chambers Asia Pacific as well respected among market commentators for his DCM expertise, especially concerning bonds, with knowledge of ECM and project finance.
The Asian-MENA Counsel Firms of the Year 2017 results are out and Baker McKenzie has been named the Most Responsive International Law Firm in Asia for the ninth consecutive year.
Likewise, our Bangkok office also has won in Anti-trust /Competition, Aviation, Banking and Finance, Compliance /Regulatory, Insurance, International Arbitration, Litigation and Dispute resolution, Restructuring & Insolvency as well as the Most Responsive International Law Firm in Thailand.
The Legal 500's Asia Pacific 2018 Rankings are now out, and we are very pleased to inform that we have topped all of the individual and firm rankings for our Region. Baker McKenzie is clearly on top in terms of most ' Leading Individuals' with 112 and also the firm with the most lawyers recommended across the Asia Pacific region with 345. Moreover, The Legal 500 has recognized rising stars across the region and the 'Next Generation Lawyers' ranking highlights the up-and-coming lawyers of today at pre-partner level.
Welcoming Mr. Wynn Pakdeejit as the new Managing Partner of Baker McKenzie Thailand.
After his 4-year tenure as Managing Partner of Baker McKenzie Bangkok Office, Thinawat Bukhamana welcomed Mr. Wynn Pakdeejit as the new Managing Partner of Baker McKenzie Thailand. Effective July 1, 2017.
22 June 2017 - Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has appointed Frankfurt-based Nikolaus Reinhuber as Global Chair of its latest industry group, Industrials, Manufacturing and Transportation (IMT).Read More