DLA Piper is a global law firm established in 2005, after the unprecedented historic merger among Dibb Lupton Alsop, a UK law firm with a history of more than 150 years, and Piper Rudnick and Gray Cary, two US law firms. We are now the largest law firm in the world with more than 4,000 lawyers, having over 100 offices (including relationship firms) in 55 countries globally and in major cities such as New York, London, Paris, Tokyo, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Bangkok, Sao Paulo and Dubai. DLA Piper provides value-added legal services to solve diverse and complex legal problems that businesses operating around the globe are facing in this era of rapid globalization. 

DLA Piper Tokyo Partnership was established as DLA Piper's operational base in Tokyo in 2005. In close coordination and collaboration with our offices across the globe, we offer highly specialized legal services for domestic and international matters covering the following various practice areas.

  • Corporate (Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, etc.)
  • Banking and Insurance
  • Finance (Capital Markets, Private Equity, etc.)
  • Tax
  • Employment
  • Compliance
  • Life Sciences and Medical Care
  • Technology
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate 
  • Competition Law
  • International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution
  • Energy
  • Compliance and Crisis Management
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment
DLA Piper is also actively involved in pro bono and CSR activities, making good use of the advantage that we are a global organization.