Legal Business

Picón prepares to push DLA Piper upmarket as Sir Nigel Knowles makes that last goodbye

Tom Moore looks to the future of DLA as he meets the firm’s latest leader

Juan Picón’s face now adorns the WhatsApp group ‘Executive Rules’, used by DLA Piper’s leadership to share videos of karaoke nights, office yoga sessions and champagne moments, while running the world’s second largest law firm by revenue.