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.

  • Victoria Lloyd

    Victoria, based in Hong Kong, advises multinational corporations and investment banks on commercial, corporate finance and M&A matters.

  • Leslie M. Spencer

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

  • William I. Sussman

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

  • Marc A. Cavan

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

  • Hiroyuki Hagiwara

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

  • 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.