Brian Straughn is a law clerk in Ropes & Gray’s corporate department. Brian works primarily in the firm’s private capital transactions group and assists private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in connection with a broad range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, equity investments and financings.
During law school, Brian participated in an International Exchange Program in International and Comparative Business Law at Bucerius Law School in Hamburg, Germany. Brian also served as an Honors Program Intern with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, worked as an extern at a large, international asset manager and was a member of the Boston University Law Review.
- JD, cum laude, Boston University School of Law, 2020; Editor, Boston University Law Review
- BS (Accountancy), cum laude, Butler University, 2017