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

  • William I. Sussman

    Bill, in New York, has represented clients in M&A, corporate governance, antitrust and other contract disputes.

  • Hiroyuki Hagiwara

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

  • Steven R. Rutkovsky

    Based in New York, Steve focuses on acquisitions and leveraged financings, representing private equity funds and their portfolio companies.

  • R. Bradford Malt

    Brad is Chairman of the firm's management committee and was a founder of the private equity practice.

  • Ryan A. Murr

    Ryan, based in San Francisco, represents clients on securities offerings and transactions in the biotech, technology and medical devices industries.

  • Christopher J. Harnett

    Chris, based in New York, is an experienced trial lawyer who has obtained outstanding results in patent infringement and trade secret cases.

  • Peter L. Ebb

    Peter represents employers, including health care and educational institutions and financial services companies, in labor-management concerns.

  • David C. Chapin

    David is the managing partner of the firm, and focuses on private equity transactions and mergers and acquisitions involving public companies.