Danielle Bogaards joined Ropes & Gray as an associate in the litigation group in 2016. Her practice focuses on business and securities litigation for complex commercial disputes, as well as government investigations. Representative work includes the defense of several mutual fund investment advisers against claims of excessive fees under Section 36(b) of the Investment Company Act of 1940, and investigations of pharmaceutical and medical device companies for alleged False Claims Act violations.
Danielle also maintains an active pro bono practice, focusing her efforts on advising arts organizations, such as the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, providing legal advice to homeless clients at GLIDE’s pro bono legal clinic, representing tenants in Bay Area housing cases, and obtaining grants of asylum for clients from Central America.
During law school, Danielle worked as an extern for Justice Kathleen Banke in the Court of Appeal First District, Division One. Danielle also served as a senior note editor of the UC Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, and competed on both the law school’s Moot Court and Alternative Dispute Resolution teams.
- Note, “Examining the Americans with Disabilities Act’s Reassignment Provision Through an Equal Protection Lens,” 43 Hastings Const. L.Q. 677 (2016)