What we do

Orrick partners and associates work together in small teams to be business advisors to our clients in the Tech, Energy & Infrastructure and Finance sectors.
Our goal is to answer not just 'What can I do?' but also 'What should I do?'

Sector Focus

technology global


We act for 1600+ startups, including some of the most recognized unicorns and global technology leaders, who are changing the way we work and live.

energy 740x360

Energy & Infrastructure

We advise leading participants across the energy spectrum, including renewables, conventional energy and oil & gas in markets from SoCal to Mexico to Africa.

finance global


We act for 17 of the top 20 global banks and alternative credit providers – providing access to capital, creating new markets and introducing innovative financing techniques.

Litigation & IP image

Litigation & IP

Our trial and appellate lawyers have deep experience in IP, employment, securities, white collar, antitrust, commercial and mass torts litigation as well as international investigations and arbitration.

careers transactional 320x205


We counsel companies at all stages of their life cycle, from venture financings through IPOs and strategic combinations globally. We help craft some of the most innovative deals in the E&I, tech, and finance sectors.

Pro Bono

Walk down the hall in any of our offices and you’ll see our lawyers displaying their “20+ Hours Pro Bono Club” stickers. We rank No. 9 among AmLaw 200 firms for pro bono contribution in both the U.S. and internationally. Our pro bono counsel will help you find engagements that are meaningful to you, and you’ll receive full credit for that work.