DLA Piper secures E&Y CIS takeover approval

DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary has secured partner approval for its takeover of EY Law’s 87-lawyer CIS operation. The move sees DLA Piper take on the St Petersburg and Moscow offices of EY Law and secure a presence in the Ukraine and Georgia for the first time. The merger takes effect on 1 July 2005.

First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 27 June