In Germany, DLA Piper has more than 240 lawyers working from offices in Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg and Munich. Since the opening of the Cologne office in September 2004, the firm has recorded a steady growth. In November 2004 a presence in Hamburg opened, added by a location in Frankfurt in October 2005, and an office in Munich in August 2007.

To help our clients pursue their business, both in Germany and internationally, we have established a team of partners and associates who offer experience and know-how across a wide range of legal and commercial issues.

DLA Piper's clients range from large to medium-sized enterprises, including national and international financial institutions and public sector entities. We focus on global strength through local excellence, and our global platform enables us to advise our clients wherever they do business.


  • Corporate
  • Employment
  • Finance
  • Intellectual Property and Technology
  • International Trade, Regulatory and Government Affairs
  • Litigation, Arbitration and Investigations
  • Projects, Energy and Infrastructure
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring
  • Tax


Dr Benjamin Parameswaran
Country Managing Partner