DLA Piper news

  • Morning Briefing: Senior hire for international law firm’s Brisbane office by NZ Lawyer

    Global law firm continues to boost its insurance practice in Australia… DLA Piper takes team of 9 from Ashurst… HSF tops South Korea M&A… Lawyers and judge clash over Syria… Trump falls foul of IP infringement…

  • Five minutes with Nicole MacFarlane by NZ Lawyer

    Recently appointed Special Counsel at DLA Piper New Zealand, Nicole MacFarlane, talks to NZLawyer about skiing, stock saleyards and Silvia Cartwright.

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm mergers hit record high in 2015 by Steve Randall

    Mergers among law firms continues with pace… International law firm keeps on growing… Chinese legal profession is “in constant fear” says former judge… Hire from Baker & McKenzie in UAE…

  • Morning Briefing: World’s top law brands named by Steve Randall

    The annual ranking of global law brands has been released… London needs lawyers from outside Europe says Law Society… International law firm names global fund finance practice head… Thong Song singer brings in the lawyers…

  • Another FMCA first for top-tier firm by Hannah Norton

    A top-tier firm has advised on another FMCA transition.

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms to face scrutiny from insurers by Steve Randall

    An increase in cyber attacks targeting law firms puts risk management back in focus… Bird & Bird hires former DLA Piper Asia-Pac employment head… Arbitration partner added to Gibson & Dunn’s Asia-Pac team… Dechert announces association in Saudi Arabia… Law firm takes aim at Google’s privacy issues…