Baker & McKenzie is one of the world’s largest law firms, with more than 3,750 locally admitted lawyers in 70 offices worldwide they are a truly global institution. This new innovative office space is located in Australia, and was designed by Bates Smart Architects.
Extensive user group consultation was undertaken to determine Baker & McKenzie’s needs and aspirations, resulting in a fit out that aims to promote a team focused, collaborative and learning focused work environment. Their dynamic workspace features team clusters of highly glazed single and dual occupancy enclosed offices and democratic planning in which no individual owns the window. Exciting shared staff spaces have a comfortable, residential feel and are connected by a new interconnecting stair and striking sculpture. The outcome is a timeless, welcoming, grounded space with an innovative twist – a reflection of Baker & McKenzie’s brand and culture.