In Intellectual Property & Technology, we represent multinationals and start-ups alike. As a member of our team you could be assisting a client to manage their global trademark portfolio, working on a digital transformation project to gain competitive advantage, advising on terms for a business critical supplier, or working shoulder-to-shoulder with a client handling a cybersecurity incident.
Our international team consists of over 500 lawyers in 24 countries, with particular strength in key global markets.
Our global Strategic Sourcing practice has been recognised as top outsourcing advisors by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals for four consecutive years.
With over 130 patent litigators, we’re uniquely positioned to help companies navigate their patent matters around the world.
Our proprietary Notify tool streamlines every aspect of data breach reporting, providing clients with a methodology to identify whether to rapidly inform regulators. The tool was highly commended at the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards 2019.
Read the stories of our people in the Intellectual Property and Technology team and discover the work they’re doing at DLA Piper.
“I’ve become a key contact for some of our clients already. That responsibility is simply awesome.”
— Senior Associate
“As a young firm, we have the opportunity to do things differently to many other firms. So an ability to think outside the box and challenge the status quo is important.”
“To be successful at DLA Piper, you need to be enthusiastic, genuinely collaborative and supportive, and seize opportunities.”
— Middle East