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It was with some surprise that the legal market received the news that the latest US firm to attempt a move into the UK by way of a top tier merger was neither a New York firm in the Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson mould nor a national US powerhouse like Latham & Watkins. Piper Rudnick is an ambitious, full-service firm that grew out of an unfashionable town to stake a claim on the national stage and is now itching to grow further – rather, in fact, like its prospective merger partner, DLA.

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