Law firm Orrick has become an official partner of the Startup Village - Russia's largest event for innovative companies. Philipp Windemuth, partner, Orrick (CIS) LLC: “One of Russia’s greatest resources are the minds and energy of its new generation of entrepreneurs - for this reason Orrick proudly supports Startup Village.”

Attention of one of the leading law firms in the world confirms the significance of the event itself and  increasing interest of American and European companies to the Russian start-ups and their projects.Founded in San Francisco a century and a half ago, Orrick today is named by Law360as one of the “Global 20” leading firms. Orrick practices in five core areas: Corporate, Energy & Infrastructure, Finance, Intellectual Property and Litigation. Known for it’s work in the technology sector, they act for many of the world’s top public companies as well as more than 1,200 start-ups.