Pioneering a Global Vision:The Story of Baker and McKenzie

Pioneering a Global Vision:The Story of Baker and McKenzie

by Jon Bauman

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$34.00

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780159004333
Publisher: West Academic
Publication date: 07/28/1999
Series: Employment Guides
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.19(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments & Apologia vii(2)
Foreword ix
Chapter 1 -- Absorbing Frontier Cultures: Russell Baker, 1901-1919
1(7)
Chapter 2 -- Life Before the Firm: Russell Baker, 1920-1949
8(15)
Chapter 3 -- The World's First Multinational Law Firm
23(11)
Chapter 4 -- Going International: The First Offshore Offices
34(9)
Chapter 5 -- A Radical Democracy
43(8)
Chapter 6 -- Forging the Firm
51(21)
Chapter 7 -- The Boys of'60 in Chicago
72(13)
Chapter 8 -- The Boys of'60 Branch Out: Frankfurt, Milan, Toronto, Sydney & Paris
85(18)
Chapter 9 -- Hiring from the Outside: London & Zurich
103(18)
Chapter 10 -- The Search for Balance: Firm Governance
121(11)
Chapter 11 -- Rapid Expansion: Amsterdam, Washington, D.C., Brussels & Mexico City
132(16)
Chapter 12 -- The Fight for Control
148(15)
Chapter 13 -- The Pacific Rim and the Middle East: Tokyo, Bangkok & Riyadh
163(18)
Chapter 14 -- South American Connections: Rio, Buenos Aires & Bogota
181(12)
Chapter 15 -- A New Frontier: China & Hong Kong
193(24)
Chapter 16 -- Chairmanships: Haderlein to Bridgman
217(16)
Chapter 17 -- The Lateral Partner Experiment: Miami, Los Angeles & Stockholm
233(23)
Chapter 18 -- The First Full-Time Chairman: Robert Cox
256(19)
Chapter 19 -- The Wild, Wild East
275(22)
Chapter 20 -- The Transition Years: 1989-1994
297(9)
Afterword 306(4)
A Timeline of Baker & McKenzie 310(4)
Chairmen of the Executive Committee 314(1)
Endnotes 315(4)
Index 319

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