贝克·麦坚时称，奋迅的加盟使得双方的合作关系进一步深入。“这是对奋迅实力和成功的肯定，也表明了贝克·麦坚时对中国市场的承诺。” 贝克·麦坚时中国管理合伙人Steven Sieker表示。
Baker adds JO partner Fenxun to its network as Swiss verein member
Baker McKenzie has added FenXun Partners, its joint operation (JO) partner in China, to its international network as a Swiss verein member. The new structure takes effect on 1 July.
A Swiss verein is a decentralized structure under which law firms share the same brand, strategy and IP system, but keep their finances and liabilities separate from each other.
Baker McKenzie, which is structured as a Swiss verein, established its JO with FenXun in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone in 2015. In doing so, it became the first international law firm to have a JO with a domestic law firm in China.
By including FenXun in its Swiss verein structure, the U.S. firm says that relationship is being deepened. “This is a recognition of the strength and success of FenXun as well as the commitment of Baker McKenzie to China,” commented Steven Sieker, Hong Kong and China managing partner at Baker McKenzie.
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