Orrick Is #1 for European Venture Capital for Q220

August.19.2020

Deutsch: Orrick seit 18 Quartalen in Folge mit den meisten Venture Transaktionen in Europa

Orrick is again the #1 venture capital law firm in Europe, according to Pitchbook's second quarter 2020 report. This is the 18th consecutive quarter that Orrick has dominated the European market. Pitchbook reports that the firm completed more than 45 deals in Europe in Q2, nearly double the runner up firm. Globally, the firm ranked #4 for venture capital, helping raise over $9 billion so far this year, with deals completed in 30 countries across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia.

In Europe, Orrick advised clients such as:

  • AI chipmaker Graphcore (UK)
  • Aviation pioneer Lilium (Germany)
  • Open-source content management system Strapi (France)
  • Insurtech startup Bought By Many (UK)
  • Enterprise AI platform Dataiku (France and the U.S.)
  • Content management platform Contentful (Germany)
  • Automotive e-commerce startup brumbrum (Italy)
  • Digital insurance startup Alan (France)
  • B2B mobility marketplace Splyt (UK)
  • Online delivery service Supermercato24 (Italy)

Globally, the firm advised clients such as:

  • Stripe
  • Airside Mobile
  • Aledade
  • Clutter
  • Bear Robotics
  • BoxLock 
  • CB Insights
  • Deel
  • Fisker
  • FlutterWave
  • Go1.com
  • Inky
  • K Health
  • K12
  • Onna
  • Perfect Day 
  • Sourcegraph
  • UpKeep

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

  • Atomico
  • Axil Capital 
  • Coatue Management
  • Darsana Capital
  • Evolution Ventures
  • Goodwater Capital
  • Inovia Capital
  • Kinnevik
  • M12
  • Mizuho Securities
  • Revolution Growth
  • Salesforce Ventures
  • Vitruvian Partners
  • Vostok Emerging Finance
  • Warburg Pincus