DLA Piper set for Paris expansion with local merger By Joanne Harris 27 August 2012 00:05 17 December 2015 12:32 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anon 27 August 2012 at 12:50 Nice bolt-on deal. What DLA Piper really needs in Europe is a merger in London though, for a firm of its size it is grossly underweight in the financial centre of the continent. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.