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

  • David Hennes

    David is a partner and co-chair of the firm’s corporate and shareholder litigation practice.

  • 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.

  • Jason Freedman

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

  • Laura G. Hoey

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

  • Ryan Rohlfsen

    Ryan has extensive international legal experience as a federal white collar criminal prosecutor and a complex corporate litigation specialist.

  • David C. Chapin

    David is the managing partner of the firm, and focuses on private equity transactions and mergers and acquisitions involving public companies.

  • 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.