Description of File or Item:

Interview with Baker, McKenzie
Dates of Creation
Mar. 1990
Physical Description
1 file of textual records (includes 1 audio cassette (ca. 60 minutes))
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records 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.


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

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-2-0-11
File or Item Forms a Part of

This file or item forms a part of the following group of records:

C 81-2 Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - Topical Programme interview files

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File or Item Restriction
Closed until 9 Mar. 2010
Location and Ordering Information
Textual records are located in container B436852; sound recordings are located in container B436677 Note this information for retrieval of this item.To help you find what you need, also note the File/Item Ref. Code and/or the Creator Ref. shown above.