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What makes us different

DLA Piper is widely recognized for its impressive accomplishments and stellar credentials. We deliver legal services seamlessly, comprehensively and proactively, with effectiveness and efficiency. Through our skills, values and commitment, we are making a positive impact on our clients, our people and our communities.



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Our mission, vision and purpose

Because of what we have done and what we have become, we can look to the future with ambition and intent.

To be our clients’ most trusted legal partner delivering exceptional results globally.

To redefine how a global law firm serves the world’s most aspiring businesses.

To positively impact our clients, our people and communities around the world.

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What differentiates us

Purpose-driven with an unparalleled combination of distinctive features and qualities, we make a significant impact on our clients, our people and our communities.

Talent and expertise
We benefit from many talented, accomplished lawyers and business professionals.

Agility and adaptability
We are ambitious and resilient – accustomed to a vigorous pace and adept at moving quickly.

Culture and work ethic
Strong initiative – but a collaborative “we” spirit – is found throughout the firm.

Global scope and mindset
We are strategically integrated for global effectiveness and efficiency, while also constantly improving and innovating.

We have a broad and deep talent pool that allows us to tackle complex challenges; gain deep knowledge and experience with markets and trends; and invest in the future and mitigate uncertainty.

Social impact
We are a force for positive change locally and globally.