Biographies

With 1,100 attorneys located in 11 offices in the world’s leading centers of finance, business, technology and government, Ropes & Gray provides clients with the highest quality legal advice wherever their business and legal needs may arise. Our attorneys, who come from diverse backgrounds in both the private and public sectors, offer clients deep knowledge and rich experience across industries, disciplines and geographies.

Featured Attorneys

  • Leo P. Arnaboldi III

    Based in New York, Leo advises clients on tax aspects of M&A transactions and represents placement agents of private equity funds.

  • Hiroyuki Hagiwara

    Hiroyuki has years of experience representing international technology and life sciences companies in cross-border IP licensing and litigation matters.

  • Bryan Chegwidden

    Bryan, co-leader of the Investment Management Group, represents mutual funds, independent directors and some of the country's largest investment advisers.

  • Jay J. Kim

    Based in New York, Jay is co-head of the global finance practice; he focuses on leveraged finance, cross-border financings and other transactions.

  • Laurel FitzPatrick

    Head of the firm’s hedge funds practice, Laurel has extensive experience structuring and advising a wide range of hedge funds and other private funds.

  • Marc A. Cavan

    Marc, based in Chicago, focuses on patent litigation across a range of technologies, including medical devices and pharmaceuticals.

  • J. Steven Baughman

    Steve recently won a ruling from the U.S. PTO in the first-ever covered business method review trial, created by the America Invents Act.

  • Joshua S. Levy

    Joshua focuses on white collar criminal defense and related complex civil litigation, particularly in the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries.