DLA Piper news

  • Morning Briefing: International firm promotes 16 lawyers to partnership by NZ Lawyer

    International firm promotes 16 lawyers to partnership… Dentons expands with South Africa office… New partner for Bird & Bird in HK… Mayer Brown hires DLA Piper practice head… No criminal action against pay day lender using fake law firms…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm continues to build its Asia-Pac presence by NZ Lawyer

    Following last year’s expansion into Australia an international law firm has announced another Asia-Pac alliance … Herbert Smith Freehills looks for partner firm in US… Acritas publishes US law firm league table… Mockingbird sequel discovered by lawyer…

  • Morning Briefing: Australia fingered for law firm's drop in revenue by NZ Lawyer

    International law firm has seen revenue drop with one source pointing the finger at Australia… Linklaters appoints new practice head in India … Baker & McKenzie hires new corporate team… New managing partner at Clifford Chance in Moscow… Regulator bans cleaner from law firms… Debate rages over emoji in court…

  • Morning Briefing: World’s largest law firm one step closer by NZ Lawyer

    The merger which will create the largest global law firm has been voted for by the partners of both firms… Corrs partner becomes an AO for services to business and more… DLA Piper creates cybersecurity off-shoot… Foreign law firms report pressure in China…

  • Morning Briefing: New corporate partners for DLA Piper by NZ Lawyer

    One DLA Piper office has been boosted by the addition of a team of three partners to its corporate group... Lawyer named in Australia Day honours… Linklaters appoints new global practice head… Clifford Chance reviews more flexible lockstep… India’s largest law firm splits following family feud…

  • Morning Briefing: Which firm tops the M&A league tables? by NZ Lawyer

    Mergermarket has just published its league table of top M&A legal advisers for 2014… A hot year for M&A says KPMG… Norton Rose Fulbright head of energy leaves Sydney… Two new partners at Corrs Chambers Westgarth …