Chief Executive Officer, North America, Baker & McKenzie LLP
Colin Murray joined Baker McKenzie in 2000 and became CEO in 2017. He was previously a Deputy District Attorney in San Diego. Colin also served as a Director for the Casa Cornelia Law Center, which provides representation to the poor in immigration cases, and provided pro bono legal counseling and representation to the Chadwick Center for Children and Families at Rady Children's Hospital of San Diego.
Baker McKenzie has a variety of diversity efforts, including a diversity fellowship program for second-year law students and program called Listening Ear that supports LGBT employees. Baker & McKenzie was twice named a top firm for diversity by the American Lawyer and has achieved a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.
Baker McKenzie was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2022.
Joined LCLD 2009
Highlights of LCLD Participation
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2017, 2014, 2013)
2022: Yoon Chae; 2021: Teisha Johnson; 2020: Khelin Aiken; 2019: Brandon Moseberry; 2018: Christina Sajous Bullock; 2017: Crystal Roberts Jezierski; 2016: Michael Liu; 2015: Valerie Marsh; 2014: Celina Joachim; 2013: Sarah L.E. Harris; 2012: Donna M. Walwyn; 2011: Edward S. Harrison
1L LCLD Scholars Program
Participated in 2020 Virtual Scholar's Summit
2022: Emily Johnson, Michael Fabiyi, Peter Brigham; 2021: Helen Aihevba; 2018: Arianna Davis, Brae Dozier, Grant Ellis, Anne Hsiao; 2013: Susie Choi
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2021, 2020, 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
Annual Meeting (2020, 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
Member: Colin Murray
Diversity Professional: Marredia Crawford