Baker & McKenzie was the first international law firm to open an office in Moscow in 1989. Since then we have built a reputation as an experienced and reliable legal adviser, combining deep knowledge of local law with seamless execution across borders and practices. Baker & McKenzie is one of the largest international law firms on the Russian market, with over 120 lawyers in Moscow and St. Petersburg serving an impressive roster of large domestic and multinational clients. We are recognized as a provider of premium services, especially in the areas of banking and finance, capital markets, dispute resolution, employment, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, and tax.