Orrick Is #1 for European Venture Capital for the 4th Year


Orrick is again the #1 venture capital law firm in Europe, according to Pitchbook’s 2019 annual report. This is the fourth consecutive year that Orrick has dominated the European market. Pitchbook reports that the firm completed 179 deals in Europe in 2019, more than double the runner up firm.

Globally, the firm ranked #3 for venture capital, helping raise nearly $19 billion in 2019, with over 970 deals completed in 45 countries across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.

In Europe, Orrick advised clients such as:

  • Fintech unicorn Revolut (UK)
  • InsurTech startup Alan (France)
  • Automotive e-commerce startup Brumbrum (Italy)
  • Enterprise file sharing company Dracoon (Germany)
  • Fintech startup Currencycloud (UK)
  • AI startup AnotherBrain (France)
  • Real estate financing platform Hypcloud (Germany)
  • Proptech company Sweetguest (Italy)
  • MedTech startup Healx (UK)

Globally, the firm advised clients such as:

  • Stripe
  • Beyond Meat (BYND)
  • Clutter
  • Convoy
  • M12
  • Warby Parker
  • Perfect Day
  • Frontier Car Group
  • Let’s Do This
  • Industrious
  • Clover Health

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

  • Atomico
  • Astanor Ventures
  • Coatue Management
  • Crosslink Capital
  • Darsana Capital
  • Earlybird Venture Capital
  • Goodwater Capital
  • Hella Ventures
  • Kinnevik
  • Marlin Equity Partners
  • NfX Capital
  • NTT DOCOMO Ventures
  • Revolution Growth
  • Salesforce Ventures
  • Sprints Capital
  • Vitruvian Partners
  • Vostok New Ventures