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RCD is a global, dynamic, and innovative law firm, a benchmark in comprehensive legal advice. A full-service law firm covering our clients’ needs, the firm also has a strong international focus and operates in over 30 key locations worldwide. The firm was a pioneer in the innovation industry, having created the first practice area focused entirely on innovation and entrepreneurship projects in 2003. Today, RCD is the leading firm in advising start-ups and innovative initiatives, having advised in more than 1,000 projects and with a team of over 50 people dedicated to the practice.

This specialisation has allowed the firm to enjoy extensive market recognition, as every year it stands out in the main legal directories such as Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, and Best Lawyers. Likewise, the firm has gained visibility in recent years in the European ranking of Financial Times FT - Innovative Lawyers for its capability in innovation. RCD has also been recognised as the best valued firm by start-ups, according to the ranking published by El Referente, a newspaper specialised in start-ups, and the firm is the most active player in the venture capital market, according to the most prestigious International rankings.

RCD has a long track record in advising entrepreneurs and start-ups, especially in innovative sectors such as technology, throughout the life cycle of their projects: from the definition of the rules of the game between the backers of the project (partners' agreement), to the internationalisation and eventual sale of the company, including the study of the applicable regulatory framework; protection of intangible assets; the attraction, retention, and motivation of talent; as well as the financing processes and investor input.