Chambers Recognises Ropes & Gray as One of the UK’s Leading Private Capital Law Firms

Rankings & Awards
October 19, 2023

Ropes & Gray has been recognised as one of the UK’s leading law firms in the 2024 edition of the Chambers & Partners UK Guide, with the firm ranked across seven practice areas.

Ropes & Gray is one of London’s leading international law firms for private capital clients, advising some of the world’s largest companies on their most challenging issues. The firm acts for sophisticated private capital investors and providers, offering them all the legal services they need: from fundraising to transactional deal-making and financing, and from antitrust to compliance, data protection, restructuring, real estate, financial regulation and tax.

In achieving these rankings from Chambers, the firm received commendations from clients across a range of practices, including the following:

Banking & Finance: Borrowers: Big-Ticket: “Ropes & Gray has phenomenal partners and I can't speak more highly of them. They're always there when we need them and do a phenomenal job. They are a trusted adviser and a first point of call.”

Banking & Finance: Sponsors: “Ropes & Gray provided excellent management of a highly complex and innovative financing with a challenging counterparty across multiple jurisdictions. They are very proactive and did a lot of the thinking for us, which made the process so much smoother.”

Banking & Finance: Lenders: Mid-Market: “The team consists of experienced lawyers who can navigate the legal issues whilst at the same time being commercial within the confines of a volatile market environment”. “They understood what we wanted and worked seamlessly across offices, which was incredibly helpful.”

Capital Markets: High-Yield Products: “They are very on top of things, even when the financing asks are not straightforward.”

Financial Crime: Corporates: “They stand out for their agility, their teamwork and practical communication skills. They boil down tremendous complexity into simple actionable advice. Clients love that.”

Private Equity: Buyouts: £500 million and above: “Ropes & Gray has a very extended bench, with experts across subject matters and in specific market niches. Whatever our needs are, the firm is able to support us.”

Tax: “The Ropes & Gray UK tax team are exceptional, with broad experience across a wide variety of complex matters.”

To view Ropes & Gray’s full results, please click here.