DLA Piper news

  • Morning Briefing: Top Wall Street firms losing out to bigger-paying rivals by John Maguire

    A new report shows that Wall Street’s elite law firms are no longer the only ones paying big money for legal talent… International law firm launches consultancy… Dechert continues to battle against claims from Coudert Bros. bankruptcy… Indian law firm brothers go head-to-head in Mumbai…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm expands discount for start-ups by John Maguire

    A major law firm is expanding its scheme that offers start-up businesses discounts of between 35 and 50 per cent on normal hourly rates… Dentons appoints 48 new partners… International firm announces new head of financial regulatory team… New tech practice head at Simmons & Simmons…

  • Morning Briefing: Six new Asia-Pac partners for DLA Piper by John Maguire

    DLA Piper has announced its latest round of partner promotions with six of them from Asia-Pac… Clifford Chance appoints new capital markets head in Asia-Pac… International firm announces new global chair… London firm arrives in Hong Kong…

  • Morning Briefing: International firm appoints new practice head in Australia by John Maguire

    A global law firm has announced a new head for its private equity practice in Australia… Minter Ellison appoints new Perth disputes head… Twenty new partners for Clyde & Co… DLA Piper finalises Canadian merger… New partner for Bird & Bird in Singapore…

  • How big can a law firm get? by Hannah Norton

    Worldwide law firm mergers have left commentators foreseeing firms of the future with 10,000 lawyers. One NZ firm talks to NZLawyer about global growth.

  • Morning Briefing: Breaking News – Second suspect arrested in connection with lawyer's murder by NZ Lawyer

    Police have arrested a second person in connection with the murder of a DLA Piper attorney in the US... International firm appoints 20 new partners… Barrister firms get to take on solicitors… Lawyers launch follow-up to Serial podcast…