Accolades

Ropes & Gray has received numerous accolades for its pro bono efforts, including:

  • Ranked #3 law firm for pro bono in the U.S. by Vault in 2016.
  • Named to the American Lawyer’s annual “A-List” ranking of 20 leading law firms for the fifth year in a row in 2015.
  • Winner of the American Lawyer’s Global Pro Bono Deal of the Year (Environmental) in 2014 for our work with The Nature Conservancy to preserve imperiled coastal areas in small island nations through debt swaps.
  • Winner of the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono's National MLP Advocacy award in 2015.
  • Winner of the Massachusetts Bar Association's Access to Justice award in 2015.
  • Highly commended’ by the 2014 Financial Times North America for providing pro bono support to the Massachusetts Juvenile Justice Pay for Success initiative.
  • Winner of the Boston Business Journal’s Corporate Citizenship award 2014.
  • Real estate associate Bryan MacDonald (Boston) received the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice's Civil Rights Pro Bono award in 2014.
  • Recognized by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in 2014 as one of seven firms in Washington, D.C. where more than half of lawyers contributed 50 or more hours of pro bono work for the year.
  • Named a Pro Bono Firm of the Year by Law360 in 2014.
  • Honored by The American Bar Association’s Business Law Section with a National Public Service award in 2012.