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

  • Paul D. Rubin

    Paul, based in Washington, D.C., represents clients regulated by the FDA, FTA and Consumer Product Safety Commission.

  • Diane B. Patrick

    Diane has more than 30 years of experience advising employers on labor matters; she is chair of the firm’s diversity committee.

  • 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.

  • Anne Phillips Ogilby

    Co-leader of the health care practice, Anne provides advice to health care, higher education and other non-profit entities.

  • Deborah A. Monson

    Based in Chicago, Deborah represents commodity pool operators, commodity trading advisors and futures commission merchants.

  • Keith H. Wofford

    Keith, based in New York, focuses on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, primarily acting on behalf of investment funds specializing in distressed debt.

  • 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.

  • Robert S. Fischler

    Robert, based in New York, recently won a Second Circuit appeal affirming the dismissal of shareholder claims.