Baker CREDITS is designed to further support the growth of start-ups by offering a wide range of cross-border legal services. With presence in 47 countries and leading expertise across key areas of fintech and digital innovation, Baker McKenzie is ideally placed to support businesses seeking to innovate and to expand into new markets.

The winner of the Baker CREDITS award will receive US$25,000 in legal fee credit which can be used for advice at any Baker McKenzie office around the world. Some of the wide variety of advice we can provide through these CREDITS can be broken down, as follows:

                – Contracts

                – Regulations

                – Employment

                – Data management

                – Intellectual property

                – Taxation

                – Strategic acquisitions/venture capital


The winner of the award will have a differentiated product which uses some of the key innovations available in today’s dynamic marketplace. They will have a sound business plan with existing strategies or ambitions for growth across borders to support the wider fintech ecosystem with user experience at it’s heart. They will solve problems by utilising innovation in a way that not only enables better business practice but seeks to streamline processes within a secure environment.


About Baker McKenzie

Baker McKenzie helps clients overcome the challenges of competing in the global economy. We solve complex legal problems across borders and practice areas. Our unique culture, developed over 65 years, enables our 13,000 people to understand local markets and navigate multiple jurisdictions, working together as trusted colleagues and friends to instil confidence in our clients. (


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