Moussa Hassoun


  • JD, ​cum laude, Boston College Law School, 2017
  • BS (Business Management), ​summa cum laude, Bentley University, 2014


  • Massachusetts, 2017
  • New York, 2018
  • New York Bar Association 
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Massachusetts LGBTQ Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association

Moussa Hassoun


Moussa Hassoun is an associate at Ropes & Gray in the corporate department. He has experience providing regulatory, transactional, and compliance advice in a wide range of matters in the health care and privacy & cybersecurity practice groups. He also represents clients in immigration matters pro bono. He is a member of two Ropes & Gray affinity groups: LGBTQ Forum and the Multicultural Group.

During law school, Moussa served as the Co-Chair to the Boston College Lambda Law Students Association, on the Executive Board of the Middle Eastern Law Student Association, and as an editor of the Uniform Commercial Code Reporter-Digest, a commercial law journal.


Health Care

  • Advised private equity firms on investment considerations for health care targets and their associated regulatory risks.
  • Advised a pharmaceutical company in conducting an internal investigation of employee conduct.
  • Counselled a major private equity firm on the sale of a wholly-owned subsidiary in health care.
  • Advised clients regarding change of ownership and license transfer requirements applicable to pharmacies.
  • Advised a major health system on a response to a federal subpoena in relation to an investigation into a physician. 
  • Advised a quickly growing non-profit organization on general corporate matters.

Privacy and Cybersecurity

  • Advised national universities, various corporations, global investment bank and financial services companies on compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”)
  • Counseled a client on US privacy enforcement practices and powers under the FTCA and various state laws.

General Corporate

  • Drafted, negotiated, and advised national and global clients on the terms of non-disclosure agreements to initiate negotiations for their respective transactions.


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