Dentons and 大成 todayformalized their combination. The launch follows the previously-announcedtimeline set in January 2015, after a vote by partners of both firms endorsingthe combination, with both firms indicating that an effective date would be setby year's end.
The Firm willbe known as "Dentons" in English and all other languages, except forChinese. In Chinese, the Firm will be known as "大成;" theFirm's logo unites the two in a design that features both as "大成Dentons."



Withapproximately 6,600 lawyers serving more than 50 countries around the world,the new firm offers clients the benefit of quality experience in and of thecommunities in which they want to do business or resolve a dispute — fromCanada and the United States, across Europe, the United Kingdom, the MiddleEast and Africa, and throughout the Asia Pacific region.

Consistentwith the Firm's in and of the community approach, the combination unites bestpractices from around the globe in one, global offering that celebrates thediverse communities in which it has a presence, and enhances practice andsector offerings with reach and depth that is unmatched in the marketplace.

Today the Firm alsointroduces a new Chinese language site on As a courtesy toclients and others seeking information on the Firm's capabilities in China andour legacy firm 大成, the legacy website will remain public beforefully transitioning to our joint, shared site at


Dentons is the world's first polycentric globallaw firm. A top 20 firm on the Acritas 2015 Global Elite Brand Index, the Firmis committed to challenging the status quo in delivering consistent anduncompromising quality and value in new and inventive ways. Driven to provide clientsa competitive edge, and connected to the communities where its clients want todo business, Dentons knows that understanding local cultures is crucial tosuccessfully completing a deal, resolving a dispute or solving a businesschallenge. Now the world's largest law firm, Dentons' global team builds agile,tailored solutions to meet the local, national and global needs of private andpublic clients of any size in more than 125 locations serving 50-pluscountries.