DLA Piper news

  • 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.

  • Movers and shakers: July promotions by Hannah Norton

    There has been a raft of appointments and promotions in the New Zealand-based practice of an international law firm.

  • Morning Briefing: Warning! Your clients are changing faster than you are by Steve Randall

    Law firms are not keeping up with their clients, says chair of international law firm… International firm launches rival to Peerpoint… Baker McKenzie appoints chief knowledge officer… Promotions at Skadden…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm expands global reach by Steve Randall

    Law firm adds another location to global expansion... Former Olswang chief re-emerges at City firm... Law firm learns the danger of Twitter, the hard way... Law Society issues guidelines on how to deal with the public

  • Morning Briefing: Women suspected of killing lawyer plead guilty by Steve Randall

    Two women accused of killing DLA Piper lawyer David Messerschmitt have entered guilty pleas in court… Are lawyers being hypercritical on diversity?... UK market set for consolidation of law firms… Law firms link for Shenzhen venture…