Vault Ranks Cooley #1 for Emerging Companies + Venture Capital

Palo Alto – July 31, 2018 – Cooley moved up a rung from last year to earn top placement on Vault’s 2019 Best Law Firms for Emerging Companies and Venture Capital list. Vault provides market intelligence on working in the legal profession.

To determine the rankings, associates vote for the strongest firms in their practice areas. Vault’s rankings indicate the top firms in each area. 

Cooley advises 6,000+ innovative, high-growth companies from pre-formation founder teams to many of the most sophisticated tech companies in the world. The Recorder recognized Cooley’s emerging companies practice in 2017 as part of its Departments of the Year awards. PitchBook has ranked Cooley as the #1 most active law firm advising on VC-backed exits (M&A + IPO), the #1 most active in the pharma & biotech and healthcare services & systems sectors and #2 on VC deals overall. In addition, US News & World Report recently deemed Cooley Law Firm of the Year for tech and VC law. The firm represents 40% of US companies listed in Wall Street Journal Billion Dollar Startup Club. Cooley clients earned four of the top five spots on Fast Company’s 2018 list of the World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies.

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Clients partner with Cooley on transformative deals, complex IP and regulatory matters, and high-stakes litigation, where innovation meets the law.

Cooley has 900+ lawyers across 13 offices in the United States, China and Europe.



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