DLA Piper is one of the world’s largest business law firms, with lawyers and staff located in more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.
As a responsible law firm, DLA Piper is concerned about environmental issues, the protection of the rights of vulnerable people and good governance around the world. Their leading global pro bono practice acts for and with various global charities, aid agencies, NGOs, UN agencies, governments and academic institutions. They also assist individuals who cannot afford legal services with their asylum claims, contractual issues or citizenships and birth registration requests.
DLA Piper is known for their expertise in juvenile justice, heirs’ property law, human rights, refugee law with a strong litigation experience before national and international courts as well as UN treaty bodies.
Collaboration with Plan International
DLA Piper donates thousands of pro bono hours (free legal services) to Plan International every year. All Plan International’s country and regional offices can make use of pro bono legal support from DLA Piper lawyers.