DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, positioning us to help clients with their legal needs around the world.
We achieve this through practical and innovative legal solutions that help our clients succeed. We deliver consistent services across our platform of practices and sectors in all matters we undertake.
Our aircraft finance teams in the UK, EMEA, APAC and the US provide the focus for our global aviation finance services. Together with dedicated lawyers in each major jurisdiction we are able to advise our clients on both local and cross-border transactions to support clients, wherever they do business.
DLA Piper were also appointed by the UK government as the Provider of Legal Services for the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26). This achievement represents an additional environmental milestone for the firm and further highlights its commitment to the United Nations Race to Zero Campaign. For example, DLA Piper has committed to Science Based Targets to reduce its carbon emissions, with validation of the target expected in the coming months.
DLA Piper is also a founding member of the Legal Sustainability Alliance and the recently established Net Zero Lawyers Alliance, and is committed to climate action, promoting sustainability reporting and sharing best practice in the legal sector. The firm was one of the first in the legal sector to receive ISO 14001 certification for environmental management and is a signatory to Business Ambition for 1.5 degrees.
Our clients range from multinational, Global 1000, and Fortune 500 enterprises to emerging companies developing industry-leading technologies. They include more than half of the Fortune 250 and nearly half of the FTSE 350 or their subsidiaries. We also advise governments and public sector bodies
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