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Helping Start-ups scale

Starting, and building, a successful business takes a good idea, a lot of energy and determination plus the right opportunities and the right people. Start-ups also need the right legal partner - one that can advise them as they grow and evolve.

What is CMS equIP?

equIP is a dedicated programme supporting start-ups that are IP (intellectual property) rich. Once you become a member of the equIP programme, you benefit from the following:


Sector-focused legal advice at special discounted rates

A 50% discount on our standard hourly rates, up to €25,000 per year.


The same conditions everywhere

Becoming member in one jurisdiction automatically means you can benefit from the same conditions in all participating jurisdictions.


Introductions to relevant industry players

Whether it be like-minded entrepreneurs, institutional investors, venture capital firms or angel investors.


Added value

Access to exclusive events, workshops and a regular member newsletter.

CMS equIP helps your business wherever you want to take it.

As part of the programme, you automatically benefit from the same conditions in any other participating jurisdiction. This is a unique opportunity for start-ups to be part of an international programme spanning more than 40 jurisdictions and offering quality legal advice as well as training, mentoring and networking opportunities. It also offers the chance to obtain business and legal insights on markets that might be of interest to you.

How to be a part of equIP:

CMS Luxembourg selects just a few start-ups each year. To be one of them, please click on the link below and fill out the form to give us a brief description of your business.

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