Ryan Royce joined the litigation department as an associate in 2017.
Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Ryan served as a law clerk to the Honorable Peter W. Hall of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Ryan also worked as an Attorney-Advisor in the U.S. Department of Justice Attorney General’s Honors Program and served as a law clerk in the Staff Attorney’s Office at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. While in law school, Ryan interned in the Enforcement Division at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C., where he assisted with multiple insider trading investigations. He also interned in the Antitrust Division at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, where he participated in an investigation of a proposed multi-billion dollar merger.
Prior to law school, Ryan worked for two years in Prague, Czech Republic for a non-governmental organization that promotes international cooperation on economic, political, and security issues in Central and Eastern Europe.