Oral History

McKenzie Baker 1990, 48 pages

Documenting the history of Baker, McKenzie law firm, which was started in Chicago in the late 1940s, as told by two of the firm's lawyers, Skip Sigel and Ed Kowal. Interview topics include: history of the firm; structure of firm; Professional Development Committee; possibility of other offices in Canada; future of firm. Interview was conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes one audio cassette recording, a transcript (48 p.), and a copy one item of correspondence outlining how the oral history would be preserved and accessed through the Osgoode Society Oral History Programme.

Status: Open

Interviewer: Anne Silverman & Christine Kates

Occupation: Law Firm

Number of pages: 48

Read more about: Law Firms

Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2065228

Archive Code: C 81-2-0-11

Title: Interview with Baker, McKenzie

Date: Mar. 1990

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 1 file of textual records (includes 1 audio cassette (ca. 60 minutes))

Restrictions: Closed until 9 Mar. 2010

Container Info: (Textual records are located in container B436852; sound recordings are located in container B436677)

Location: Interview conducted as part of the Nationalization and Internationalization of Law Firms Project.