Firm Profile

Ropes & Gray LLP

Headquarters

Prudential Tower
800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199-3600
United States
(617) 951.7000

Firm Details

Ropes & Gray is a preeminent global law firm with approximately 1,400 lawyers and legal professionals serving clients in major centers of business, finance, technology and government. The firm has offices in New York, Boston, Washington, D.C., Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, London, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tokyo and Seoul, and has consistently been recognized for its leading practices in many areas, including private equity, M&A, finance, asset management, real estate, tax, antitrust, life sciences, health care, intellectual property, litigation & enforcement, privacy & cybersecurity, and business restructuring.

Management

David Djaha
Managing Partner

Top Listed National Awards

  • Top Listed in the United States in Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law with 6 lawyers

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in Massachusetts with 45 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Massachusetts in Banking and Finance Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Massachusetts in Commercial Litigation with 11 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Massachusetts in Health Care Law with 7 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Massachusetts in Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Massachusetts in Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Massachusetts in Securities / Capital Markets Law with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Massachusetts in Tax Law with 7 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Boston with 45 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Boston in Banking and Finance Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Boston in Commercial Litigation with 11 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Boston in Health Care Law with 7 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Boston in Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Boston in Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Boston in Securities / Capital Markets Law with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Boston in Tax Law with 7 lawyers

Awards

  • The American Lawyer's A-List - Top Three for Four Consecutive Years, Ranked #2 Overall

  • The American Lawyer's Dealmakers of the Year - $18 Billion Consortium Buyout of Toshiba Memory
  • The American Lawyer's Corporate Department of the Year - Health Care (2020)
  • Financial Times Innovative Lawyers - Top Firm for COVID-19 Response (2020) and honored every year since 2011
  • Law360 Practice Group of the Year 

    Fund Formation (2019)

    Health Care (2019, 2020)

    Privacy (2016, 2018)

    Private Equity (2011, 2012, 2013, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020) 

    Securitizations (2019)

    White Collar (2019)

  • Chambers & Partners - More than 200 individual lawyers ranked around the globe.
  • Chambers Diversity & Inclusion Awards 

    Most Innovative Program for Employee Health and Well-Being (2020)

    Pro Bono Firm of the Year (2019) 

    Law Firm of the Year in Promoting Flexible Work and Innovative Programs for Mothers (2018)

  • Law360 - Best Law Firms for Women (2017-2020)
  • Vault Rankings - Top 10 firm for overall diversity, women, LGTBQ diversity, and diversity for racial minorities and individuals with disabilities
  • Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index - Perfect score for the 13th consecutive year for LGBTQ workplace equality (2021)
  • The National Law Journal - Multiple attorneys named "Trailblazers" (2019, 2020)

Contacts

Mark S. Popofsky
Antitrust
+1 202-508-4624
Mark I. Bane
Bankruptcy & Business Restructuring
+1 212-841-8808
Loretta R. Richard
Benefits
+1 617-951-7271
Harvey D. Cotton
Benefits Consulting
+1 617-951-7272
Byung W. Choi
Debt Financing
+1 617-951-7277
Jay J. Kim
Debt Financing
+1 212-497-3626
Craig E. Marcus
Executive Compensation
+1 617-951-7802
Renata Ferrari
Executive Compensation
+1 617-235-4795
Robert Fischler
General Business/ Commercial Litigation
+1 212-841-0444
Robert G. Jones
General Business/ Commercial Litigation
+1 617-951-7564
Colleen A. Conry
Government Enforcement
+1 202-508-4834
Joshua S. Levy
Government Enforcement
+1 617-951-7281
Anne Phillips Ogilby
Health Care
+1 617-951-7472
Timothy M. McCrystal
Health Care
+1 617-951-7278
Laurel FitzPatrick
Hedge Funds
+1 212-497-3610
Leigh R. Fraser
Hedge Funds
+1 617-951-7485
Catherine A. Mondell
Insurance
+1 617-951-7928
Edward G. Black
Intellectual Property Transactions
+1 617-951-7984
Bryan Chegwidden
Investment Management
+1 212-497-3636
John M. Loder
Investment Management
+1 617-951-7405
Peter L. Ebb
Labor & Employment
+1 617-951-7457
Gregory H. Levine
Life Sciences
+1 202-508-4831
Marc A. Rubenstein
Life Sciences
+1 617-951-7826
Richard T. McCaulley, Jr.
Litigation - Intellectual Property
+1 312-845-1313
James T. Lidbury
Mergers & Acquisitions
+852 -664-6521
Jane D. Goldstein
Mergers & Acquisitions
+1 617-951-7431, +1 212-596-92
Martin Hall
Private Client
+1 617-951-7211
John B. Ayer
Private Equity Investment Funds
+1 617-951-7937
Anne P. Ogilby
Public Finance
+1 617-951-7472
David C. Djaha
Real Estate
+1 212-841-0489
Patrick O'Brien
Securities & Public Companies
+1 617-951-7527
Paul M. Kinsella
Securities & Public Companies
+1 617-951-7921
Jane E. Willis
Securities Litigation
+1 617-951-7603
Robert A. Skinner
Securities Litigation
+1 617-951-7560
Dennis M. Coleman
Sports Law
+1 617-951-7361
Christopher M. Leich
Tax
+1 617-951-7279
Edward G. Black
Technology, Media & Telecommunications
+1 617-951-7984
James R. Batchelder
Technology, Media & Telecommunications
+1 650-617-4018
Joel F. Freedman
Venture Capital & Emerging Company
+1 617-951-7309

Firm Practice Areas

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Capital Markets Law
  • Information Technology Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Patent Law
  • Privacy and Data Security Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts and Estates

Office Locations

China: Global Firms

China: Global Firms

Shanghai, China: Global Firms

36F, Park Place

1601 Nanjing Road West

Shanghai 200040

China: Global Firms

86 21 6157 5200

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Central, Hong Kong

44th Floor, One Exchange Square

Eight Connaught Place

Central

Hong Kong

852 3664 6488

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Japan

Japan

Tokyo, Japan

JP Tower 30F

2-7-2, Marunouchi

Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo 100-7030

Japan

81 3 6259 3500

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South Korea

South Korea

Gangnam-gu

Gangnam-gu

Seoul, Gangnam-gu

11F, Posco Center (West Tower)

892, Daechi 4-dong

Seoul, Gangnam-gu

South Korea

82 2 559 0695

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United Kingdom

United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

60 Ludgate Hill

London EC4M 7AW

United Kingdom

44 20 3201 1500

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United States

United States

California

California

East Palo Alto, CA

1900 University Avenue, Sixth Floor

East Palo Alto, CA 94303-2284

United States

(650) 617.4000

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San Francisco, CA

Three Embarcadero Center

San Francisco, CA 94111-4006

United States

(415) 315.6300

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District of Columbia

District of Columbia

Washington, DC

2099 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20006-6807

United States

(202) 508.4600

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Illinois

Illinois

Chicago, IL

191 North Wacker Drive, 32nd Floor

Chicago, IL 60606

United States

(312) 845.1200

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Boston, MA

Prudential Tower

800 Boylston Street

Boston, MA 02199-3600

United States

(617) 951.7000

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New York

New York

New York, NY

1211 Avenue of the Americas

New York, NY 10036-8704

United States

(212) 596.9000

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