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“We believe that the profession is going to change structurally over the next three to five years and we want to be at the front end, not the back of that process. That takes strong leadership.” So says Francis B Burch, Jr, the US-based co-chairman of DLA Piper, referring to the vote that has just ratified the firm’s headline-grabbing appointment of former Linklaters head Tony Angel.

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