DLA Piper

DLA Piper is an Anglo-American multinational law firm with 77 offices across 31 countries and around 4,200 lawyers. It is the largest law firm in the world measured by number of lawyers. In 2011 DLA Piper had total revenues of US$2.25 billion (£1.42 billion) and average profit per equity partner of US$1.225 million (£773,000).

DLA Piper was formed in January 2005 by a merger between three law firms: San Diego-based Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich LLP, Chicago-based Piper Rudnick LLP and London-based DLA LLP.

DLA Piper is composed of two partnerships, DLA Piper International LLP and DLA Piper U.S. LLP. The two partnerships share a single management board but are not financially integrated.

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Mark Paoletta - Political and Legal Career
... law firm DLA Piper and partner in the firm’s Federal Law and Policy practice ... Prior to joining DLA Piper, Paoletta served as Chief Counsel for Oversight Investigations for the House Energy and Commerce Committee from September 1997 until January 2007, according to his firm’s bio and a ... According to his official bio on DLA Piper's website, Paoletta served as Assistant Counsel to the President during the George H ...
Dick Armey - FreedomWorks - August 2009 Town Hall Meetings Health Care Controversy
... chair of FreedomWorks, Dick Armey was a senior policy adviser for DC-based lobbying firm DLA Piper, whose recent and/or current clients include "pharmaceutical maker Bristol-Myer ... Dick Armey's concurrent posts with both FreedomWorks and DLA Piper became particularly controversial in light of the $1,290,000 DLA Piper received in 2009 from the pharmaceutical company ... Council of Life Insurers, which paid DLA Piper $100,000 shortly before FreedomWorks lobbied to deregulate life insurance, as one instance of a possible conflict of interest involving Armey and the two organizations ...
DLA Piper - Notable Staff
... Senator George Mitchell was DLA Piper's Chairman between 2003 and 2009 ... Senate Majority Leader, has been a Policy Adviser at DLA Piper since December 2009 ... Durántez, wife of Deputy Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Nick Clegg, was a partner at DLA Piper from 2006 to 2011 ...
Dick Armey - DLA Piper
... At the start of 2003, Armey joined the Washington office of the law firm DLA Piper (formerly DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary) as a senior policy advisor ... to step down from his lobbying position at DLA Piper, which was doing lobbying work for the pharmaceutical industry regarding health care reform legislation ... DLA Piper was concerned about the conflict of interest particularly since their clients were spending millions in advertising and lobbying money to support the passage ...
About DLA Phillips Fox
... DLA Phillips Fox is a New Zealand firm with an Australasian history and a close alliance with DLA Piper ... DLA Phillips Fox is a member of the DLA Piper Group, an alliance of independent legal practices with exclusive agreements with DLA Piper ... As part of the alliance, DLA Phillips Fox refers and receives legal work on an exclusive basis across the DLA Piper network ...

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