European offices boost growth for DLA Piper
DLA Piper’s European offices have grown significantly within the past year, although global revenue rose just 0.4 per cent. The firm’s France office grew by 25 per cent, while its three German locations reported a combined 18 per cent increase.
DLA’s operating costs were £502.7m last year, representing an increase of £10.6m over the previous year. Staff costs rose by £271.1m last year, due to an increase in staff by 56 to a new total of 389.