Founded in 2005, DLA Piper is one of world s largest law firms. The company has more than 3,700 lawyers operating in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the Asia/Pacific region. The firm's network of about 65 offices spans some 25 countries. DLA Piper serves corporate clients through a range of practices divided into several specialties, including intellectual property, regulatory and government affairs, and technology and media. Its clients range from multinational, Global 1000 and Fortune 500 enterprises to emerging companies developing industry-leading technologies. DLA Piper also provides solutions to the technology and venture capital and private equity sectors. The company serves the aerospace and defense, banking, finance, infrastructure, corporate, infrastructure and finance industries.