Lawyer 2.0 – Consultancy for Technology Companies
Not only its origin in today’s Silicon Valley, but also the trusting cooperation with some of the real giants like Facebook, Intel, Apple or Microsoft clearly shows: The lawyers of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe can call themselves specialized consultants for emerging and high-growth companies and their investors in the technology sector. They are building bridges between Germany and the international technology hubs using their extensive worldwide network. In the special edition of eDel-Kapital called “Safety first” of the newspaper Rheinische Post, Orrick-Partner Sven Greulich is in search of the unicorn from the Rhine valley. He describes the region as some ideal venue and meeting point for start-up companies and a financially strong industry. For him especially the emerging market for Corporate Venture Capital-Investments (CVC) offers great opportunities for both, the start-ups and young entrepreneurs as well as the innovative, large- and medium-sized financiers. The article is available for download here (in German).