Colleen Conry Named Washington, D.C. Office Managing Partner
Alex Rene to Co-Chair Firm’s Litigation & Enforcement Practice
Global law firm Ropes & Gray is pleased to announce that litigation & enforcement partner Colleen Conry has been named office managing partner of the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. Ms. Conry, a former federal prosecutor, has extensive experience in representing multinational corporations and their executives in government investigations as well as criminal prosecutions.
Litigation & enforcement partner Alex Rene, who served as Washington, D.C. office managing partner, has been named a practice group leader for the firm’s global litigation & enforcement practice. Also a former federal prosecutor, Mr. Rene has extensive experience representing corporate entities and their executives in connection with litigation and investigations arising out of white collar criminal prosecutions, grand jury investigations, criminal antitrust investigations, and corporate compliance matters.
Both Ms. Conry and Mr. Rene were named to The Washingtonian’s “Washington, D.C.’s Best Lawyers, Criminal Defense-White Collar” in 2018.
“Ropes & Gray prides itself on creating an environment that fosters excellence and collaboration, enabling our attorneys to unlock innovative and practical solutions for clients,” Ms. Conry said. “Our commitment to diversity in leadership positions is also a priority: two-thirds of the firm’s U.S. office managing partners are now women or minorities, which is tremendous.”
“Clients around the globe receive first-rate legal counsel from our attorneys,” Mr. Rene said. “Our ability to provide a high level of counsel is the result of our lawyers’ talents and the firm’s commitment to outstanding leadership in our practices and across the firm’s global network.”