DLA Piper news

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm adds 17 to partnership by NZ Lawyer

    A multinational law firm has announced the promotion of a number of lawyers to the partnership… Second new partner this year for Reed Smith in Singapore… Virtual currencies are here to stay says law firm partner… Judges removed for watching porn at work… Queen Elizabeth is ‘The King of Ireland’ in law…

  • Kids no barrier to partnership by NZ Lawyer

    The question of parental leave is one of the big issues women aiming for leadership positions in New Zealand's legal sphere face.

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms threatening action against bad client reviews by NZ Lawyer

    Some Law firms are threatening their own clients with legal action for posting poor reviews online… Baker & McKenzie launches internship program for RPC students… DLA Piper appoints new Sydney partner… BLP promotes five new partners…

  • First partner appointment since merger by NZ Lawyer

    The first global business law firm operating in New Zealand has appointed a new partner.

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms among the best companies to work for by NZ Lawyer

    The annual list of the Fortune 100 best companies to work for features several law firms… International law firm elects new board members… New lead for NRF team in Asia… Australia v England, the battle is on… DLA Piper shows flat revenue but increased profits… Qatar says it has enough law firms and bans new ones

  • Morning Briefing: Women may be put off M&A at law school by NZ Lawyer

    A newly formed group is seeking to create better balance between the dominance of men and women in M&A deals… Baker & McKenzie hosts Asia-Pacific meeting… International law firm expands… Hogan Lovells hires IP team in Hong Kong… Latham & Watkins appoints 9 new partners…