Overzicht

Met advocaten in meer dan 30 landen in Amerika, Azië, Australië, Europa, Afrika en het Midden-Oosten, adviseert DLA Piper bedrijven wereldwijd bij hun juridische vraagstukken.

Wij streven ernaar om wereldwijd het toonaangevende zakelijke advocatenkantoor te zijn door kwaliteit en meerwaarde te bieden aan onze cliënten.

Wij bereiken dit doel door praktische en innovatieve juridische oplossingen te bieden die onze cliënten helpen om succesvol zaken te doen. Wij bieden consistente kwaliteit in al onze kantoren en in alle sectoren waarin we actief zijn.

Tot ons clientèle behoren multinationals, ondernemingen uit de Global 1000 en Fortune 500, maar ook jonge ondernemingen die toonaangevende nieuwe technologieën ontwikkelen. Wij werken samen met meer dan de helft van de ondernemingen uit de Fortune 250 en bijna de helft van de ondernemingen uit de FTSE 350 of hun dochterondernemingen. Wij adviseren ook regeringen en overheidsinstellingen.

Corporate responsibility

Our Global Scholarships programme supports outstanding law students in developing countries reach their potential and contribute to the rule of law in their communities. And our Head Start initiative aims to improve equality of opportunity and break down barriers faced by under-represented groups when entering the legal profession.

Over the course of our six-year partnership with UNICEF, we have pledged $7.5 million through fundraising and pro bono legal support to improve child justice and protect children's rights worldwide.

We are proud to be signatories of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC). Our support for the initiative underlines our commitment to responsible business.

DLA Piper strives to be a leader in environmental sustainability, undertaking initiatives to reduce the environmental footprint of its business activities in line with our Global Environmental Policy. For a summary of our firm's annual global carbon emissions, please see our Global Carbon Footprint Baseline Report.

Pro Bono

DLA Piper is deeply committed to pro bono. Our pro bono efforts focus on three areas: the rights of children, access to justice and the rule of law, and assisting asylum seekers, refugees, and stateless people. Our work is both global and local. We provide direct service to individuals and organizations that could not otherwise afford counsel, while helping to build a pro bono culture in the legal profession around the world.

New Perimeter is DLA Piper's nonprofit affiliate that provides long-term pro bono legal assistance in under-served regions around the world. New Perimeter supports access to justice, social and economic development, sound legal institutions, and women's advancement. Founded in 2005 as a result of our firm's commitment to support legal advancement worldwide, New Perimeter's vision is to harness the skills and talents of DLA Piper lawyers to further a more just world for all.

Diversity and inclusion

At DLA Piper, diversity, inclusion and equality are a part of how we live our values. We are one of the world's largest law firms, with lawyers and staff in more than 30 countries throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Our people reflect the diversity of our clients and the many communities and markets where we work.

With offices worldwide, our efforts to understand, value and incorporate differences are woven into our culture. We are on a journey and, like most law firms, we still have some distance to travel. But with strategic approaches within our geographic regions, we're making great progress.

Volgens cijfers

  1. #1
    Wereldwijd in M&A deal volume

    DLA Piper bekleedde in de globale lijst van zakelijke advocatenkantoren de eerste plaats op basis van het volume van de transacties die in 2012 werden afgesloten: 350 transacties met een waarde van ongeveer USD 50 miljard.

  2. #1
    Law Firm of the Year

    DLA Piper bekleedde in de lijst van The American Lawyer voor 2013 zowel qua omzet als qua personeelsbestand de eerste plaats onder de Amerikaanse advocatenkantoren.

    DLA Piper tops the Am Law 100
  3. #3
    Law firm for global reach
    DLA Piper was ranked number three on Law360's annual Global 20 list of law firms. The editors describe the selected firms as having "the broadest global reach and the proven ability to handle the most difficult cross-border matters." Learn more.
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    Advocaten erkend als leiders in hun vakgebied

    De wereldwijde toonaangevende directories voor advocaten bevatten de gegevens van meer dan 1000 advocaten bij DLA Piper, die door hun ervaring tot de besten in hun vakgebieden behoren.

    Vind een advocaat
  5. 200,400
    Uren pro-Deowerk

    DLA Piper engageert zich om pro-Deowerk te leveren dat de toegang tot justitie en de rechtsstaat wereldwijd ondersteunt. Dit engagement blijkt uit het aantal uren dat onze advocaten wereldwijd besteden aan initiatieven in verband met onderwijs, mensenrechten, wetgeving rond non-profit en liefdadigheid, jeugdrecht, ondersteuning voor veteranen, e.a.

    Visit our pro bono website to find out more

In the United States

We have lawyers in more than 25 offices across the United States.

We represent many of the world’s leading companies across industries, as well as emerging businesses, financial institutions and professional firms. Our work encompasses the country’s major business, financial and technology centers, where our lawyers have local and national experience. 

Our core practices in the US include: corporate and finance; employment; government affairs; intellectual property and technology; litigation and arbitration; real estate; and tax.