DLA Piper news

  • Law firms expand into unchartered territory by Steve Randall

    Law firms announce global firsts… Another international firm to close Abu Dhabi office… Dentons hires team for Milan… Cyber Risk business unit announced by Hogan Lovells… Corrs Westgarth Chambers hires regulatory financial services expert…

  • Australia’s Law Society president hits out at Chinese crackdown by Steve Randall

    Australia’s Law Society president hits out at Chinese crackdown… Dentons continues expansion… Dealogic announces top global finance project league tables… Law firm announces new online data protection tool… New partner at Quinn Emmanuel in Sydney…

  • Lawyers jobs at risk as Slaters weighs office closures by Steve Randall

    Slater and Gordon is considering closing two of its UK offices affecting around 51 staff including fee-earners… Herbert Smith Freehills tops Australian M&A league tables… New M&A co-head announced at Orrick… Legal advisor wins wrongful termination case against Bikram yoga…

  • Almost half of corporates planning to divest by NZ Lawyer

    A large proportion of corporates are planning to make divestments in the next two years, according to a new survey… Expansion for DLA Piper… WLG sets female partner targets… Man accused of helping lawyers against China is released…

  • Morning Briefing: Tokyo partner in running for A&O senior role by Steve Randall

    Tokyo-based M&A partner Simon Black has been confirmed as one of the candidates for the forthcoming managing partner election at Allen & Overy… International law firm helps train female lawyers in Nepal… Computers beat humans in this court function… The cat, the coffee and the lawsuit…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm brands rank poorly says PR expert by Steve Randall

    A PR expert says that many law firms have brands that are so weak that they can be out-ranked by fictional firms… Magic Circle firm rewards associates with big bonuses… Uber updates contracts with drivers requiring arbitration…