Orrick Maintains #1 Ranking for European Venture Capital for the 10th Consecutive Quarter


Orrick continues to be the #1 venture capital law firm in Europe, according to Pitchbook’s second quarter 2018 report. This is the 10th consecutive quarter that Orrick has dominated the European market.

Pitchbook reports that the firm completed 42 deals in Europe, three times as many as the runner up firm.

Globally, the firm ranked #3 for venture capital for the second quarter.  The firm has helped raise more than $5 billion in total in the first half of the year, with deals completed in 30 countries across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.

During the second quarter of 2018, Orrick advised clients such as:

  • London digital banking unicorn Revolut
  • Paris digital insurance company Alan
  • Irish digital fiat currency provider Emint
  • Munich augmented reality startup RE’FLEKT
  • Italian online delivery service Supermercato24
  • Tokyo AI company Ascent Robotics
  • Beijing e-commerce platform JD.com
  • As well as U.S. companies such as:
    • Asana
    • Pinterest
    • Stripe
    • Thoughtspot
    • Twist Bioscience
    • Warby Parker

In addition, Orrick regularly acts worldwide for leading investors such as:

  • Atomico
  • Canvas Ventures
  • Coatue Management
  • Crosslink Capital
  • EQT
  • Goodwater Capital
  • Kleiner Perkins
  • Scale Ventures
  • Vitruvian Partners