Mr Philip MARCOVICI is retired from the practice of law and consults with governments, financial institutions and global families in relation to tax, wealth management and other matters. Mr Marcovici is on the boards of several entities within the wealth management industry, as well as of entities within family succession and philanthropic structures. A member of the adjunct faculty of the Singapore Management University, Mr Marcovici is actively involved in teaching in the areas of taxation, wealth management and family governance.
Mr Marcovici was the founder and CEO of LawInContext, the interactive knowledge venture of global law firm, Baker & McKenzie. He retired from his CEO role with the company as from the end of 2010, and from his Chairmanship of the company as from the end of 2011.
Mr Marcovici was a partner of Baker & McKenzie, a firm he joined in 1982, and practiced in the area of international taxation throughout his legal career. He was based in the Hong Kong office of Baker & McKenzie for twelve years, relocating to the Zurich office of Baker & McKenzie in 1996. He has also practiced law in each of New York and Vancouver, British Columbia. Mr Marcovici retired from Baker & McKenzie at the end of 2009.