Patrick T. Roath
Patrick Roath joined Ropes & Gray in 2014 as an associate in the litigation department. From 2015 to 2016, he served as a law clerk to Judge William J. Kayatta Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Patrick represents clients in complex civil matters at all stages of litigation, including drafting dispositive motions, managing all aspects of discovery, preparing for trial, and pursuing appeal. He has experience with a wide range of subject matter, including securities fraud class actions, shareholder litigation, SEC enforcement matters, data privacy litigation, and insider trading matters.
Patrick maintains an active pro bono practice, focusing on promoting the rights of voters and protecting the rights of homeless individuals. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Common Cause Massachusetts.
Prior to law school, Patrick served as an aide to former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and a Fulbright English teaching fellow in rural Malaysia.
- Pam Wilmot & Patrick Roath, “Time for Mass. to adopt automatic voter registration,” Op-Ed, The Patriot Ledger (Nov. 7, 2017)