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

  • 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.

  • R. Bradford Malt

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

  • Jane D. Goldstein

    Jane is co-head of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice and head of the firm’s Retail & Consumer Brand practice.

  • Leslie M. Spencer

    Leslie’s practice focuses on intellectual property litigation and counseling in the electrical, computer and mechanical arts.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Marc A. Cavan

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