Biographies

With 1,200 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

  • Laura G. Hoey

    Laura, based in Chicago, leads internal investigations in all types of government and regulatory compliance matters.

  • Philip Sanderson

    Phil is recognized as one of the premier private equity lawyers in the U.K.

  • Leigh R. Fraser

    Leigh, co-leader of the firm’s hedge funds group, focuses her practice on issues related to hedge funds and derivatives.

  • Douglas Hallward-Driemeier

    Doug leads the firm’s appellate and Supreme Court practice and has presented more than 50 appellate arguments.

  • Bryan Chegwidden

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

  • Amanda N. Raad

    Amanda's practice focuses on investigations and resolutions of cross border anti-corruption and anti-money laundering matters.

  • Leslie M. Spencer

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

  • William M. Shields

    Will’s practice focuses on representing private equity firms and public and private companies in mergers and acquisitions.