Orrick was named Top Law Firm for Fintech at LendIt, the world’s leading financial services innovation event. Selected by a panel of fintech industry experts, Orrick was recognized for its “deep expertise, unique value, commitment to clients and the dissemination of legal best practices for fintech.”
“We're honored to receive this award for client service and innovation in the fintech industry. Our focus on the fintech sector is a natural product of Orrick’s strengths in technology and finance. And as fintech continues to change the world, we’re prepared to innovate alongside our clients as they transform the economy,” said Howard Altarescu, co-leader of Orrick’s global Fintech team.
In 2018, Orrick worked with over 300 clients in the fintech, blockchain, cryptocurrency, online lending, payments and venture financing spaces across the U.S., Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America – representing a 25% growth of this client base. Orrick’s fintech practice spans virtually all practice groups from corporate and finance to regulatory and litigation. The firm works with venture capital and private equity firms, fintech companies of every kind, investment banks, funds and other financial institutions on financings and other matters that enable our clients to achieve their objectives.