PitchBook Q2 Rankings Confirm Cooley’s Global Venture Capital Leadership

League Tables place firm #1 most active for VC globally in H1 2018 + other Q2 highlights

Palo Alto – August 9, 2018 – PitchBook ranked Cooley as the #1 most active law firm advising the pharma/biotech industry and on the West Coast in its Q2 2018 Global League Tables. Data from the first two quarters shows Cooley is the #1 overall most active law firm for VC globally and in the US for the first half of the year.

By sector, Cooley is tied for the top spot for Q2 activity in IT hardware, and is #2 in software, media, commercial services and goods & recreation. Data also shows Cooley is the #1 most active law firm for VC activity in the pharma/biotech space for the first half of the year.

Cooley works with 6,000+ innovative, high-growth private company clients. One of the hallmarks of Cooley's commitment to innovation is Cooley GO, a free resource designed to help entrepreneurs grow their business with easy to navigate information and document generators. Through this resource, entrepreneurs can also view Cooley's quarterly reports on venture capital financing trends.

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