Ropes & Gray Ranked in 34 Practice Areas in Legal 500 US 2020

Rankings & Awards
June 16, 2020

Ropes & Gray is ranked in 34 practice areas in The Legal 500 United States 2020, announced on June 10. Multiple attorneys have been individually recommended in their areas of practice, including five who have been named “Leading Lawyers” in their fields, six who have been named “Next Generation” leaders in their fields, and eight who have been given the “Hall of Fame” designation.

Ropes & Gray is ranked in the following practice categories:

  • Antitrust: Cartel
  • Antitrust: Civil Litigation/Class Action
  • Antitrust: Merger Control
  • Dispute Resolution: Appellate: Supreme Court (Federal and State)
  • Dispute Resolution: E-Discovery
  • Dispute Resolution: General Commercial Disputes
  • Dispute Resolution: M&A: Litigation: defense
  • Dispute Resolution: Securities Litigation - Defense
  • Dispute Resolution: Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense
  • Finance: Capital Markets Equity Offerings
  • Finance: Capital Markets High-Yield Debt Offerings - Advice to Issuers
  • Finance: Commercial Lending: Advice to Lenders
  • Finance: Corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy)
  • Finance: Structured Finance: Derivatives and Structured Products             
  • Industry focus: Healthcare: life sciences
  • Industry focus: Healthcare: service providers
  • Intellectual property: Patent litigation: full coverage
  • Intellectual property: Patents:  Licensing
  • Intellectual property: Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)
  • Investment fund formation and management: Alternative/hedge funds
  • Investment fund formation and management: Mutual/registered/exchange traded funds
  • Investment fund formation and management: Private equity funds
  • Labor and employment: employee benefits and executive compensation
  • Labor and employment disputes (including collective actions)
  • M&A/Corporate and Commercial: Commercial Deals and Contracts
  • M&A/Corporate and Commercial: M&A: large deals ($1bn+)*
  • M&A/Corporate and Commercial: Private equity buyouts
  • M&A/Corporate and Commercial: Shareholder activism: advice to boards
  • Media, technology and telecoms: Cyber Law (including data protection and privacy)
  • Media, technology and telecoms: Fintech
  • Media, technology and telecoms: Technology: Transactions
  • Real Estate and construction: real estate
  • Tax: US Taxes: Not-for-profit (Fortune 1000 private foundations, and national trade associations and charities)**
  • Tax: US Taxes: Non-Contentious