DLA Piper news

  • Morning Briefing: DLA Piper hires Minter Ellison partner for M&A practice by Steve Randall

    The co-head of Minter Ellison’s M&A practice has been hired by international law firm DLA Piper… Simmons & Simmons to close office following review… Allen & Overy is number one for EMEA syndicated lending… More barristers authorised for litigation in UK… Law school figures are not the full story…

  • Morning Briefing: Corrs partner to join DLA Piper by Steve Randall

    DLA Piper adds another strategic hire to its Melbourne office… India M&A deals jump 64 per cent… Happy Birthday copyright under question…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms celebrate recognition for gender diversity by Steve Randall

    Some of the world’s best known global law brands have been recognised for their work in promoting and retaining women lawyers… Clifford Chance opens Singapore academy… Stronger foundations for firm’s international construction practice… One case – $36 million profit… UK court awards cash to daughter snubbed in will…

  • Morning Briefing: International firm expands South East Asia capability by Steve Randall

    Industry lobby changes name… Global reputation of UK law under threat… New Myanmar managing partner for ZICOlaw… Clifford Chance moves Dubai office…

  • Morning Briefing: Big Four accused of being surrogate law firms by Steve Randall

    The audit and accountancy giants known as the Big Four stand accused of ‘surrogate practice of law’ in India… Pro bono should be statutory says think-tank… International law firms expand European footprints… PwC Legal hires DLA Piper partner…

  • NZ lawyers: It’s time to start tweeting by Hannah Norton

    The marketing manager of the New Zealand practice of an international law firm and a well-known Kiwi senior barrister chat to NZLawyer about using Twitter and other social media in their marketing plan.