Non-profit affiliate of DLA Piper providing pro bono legal support for projects of global concern, covering areas such as access to justice, womenís rights, environmental protection, legal education and economic development.|
Details: New Perimeterís mission is to provide pro bono legal support for projects of global concern, primarily in developing and post-conflict regions. A wholly integrated nonprofit affiliate of global law firm DLA Piper, New Perimeter reflects the firm's commitment to helping to address some of the world's most pressing problems.
New Perimeter gives particular emphasis to promoting social and economic development as well as transparent and sound legal institutions. Through New Perimeter, DLA Piper lawyers provide legal assistance on projects addressing gender equality, access to justice and law reform, hunger and food security, environmental protection, legal education and training, economic development and human rights. New Perimeter also provides pro bono legal services to build the capacity of qualifying global NGOs.
When considering new projects, New Perimeter uses stringent project development and selection criteria and leverages experience gained in past projects, with the goal of making a significant and lasting impact. We are committed to an interdisciplinary approach to problem solving and regularly partner with global and local nonprofit organizations, DLA Piper corporate clients and academic institutions to achieve a projectís goals.
Category: Legal Services