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

  • 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.

  • Leigh R. Fraser

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

  • Laura G. Hoey

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

  • Andrew J. Dale

    Based in Hong Kong, Andy represents U.S.-based and international corporations in litigation, arbitration and corporate investigations.

  • William A. Knowlton

    Major players in the health care and life sciences industries turn to Bill for trusted counsel on their most important matters.

  • Philip Sanderson

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

  • Jason Freedman

    Jason focuses his practice primarily on transactional matters, representing private equity firms and strategic investors.

  • Deborah L. Gersh

    Deborah, based in Chicago, is the co-chair of the health care practice group and recognized as a leader in the field of privacy and data security.