Eversheds to merge with CEE firm DHP
Eversheds Sutherland is slated to merge with DHP Legal, a firm that operates in the Czech Republic as well as Slovakia.
Following the merger, Eversheds will operate in a total of 34 countries with 68 offices. The new team will add 49 lawyers to Eversheds’ roster.
According to Eversheds CEO Lee Ranson, the move will help the firm achieve its goal of global expansion. Ian Gray, Eversheds’ Europe chair, said merger talks with DHP have been in progress for a number of years.