Best Law Firms Rankings

Ropes & Gray LLP

30 National Rankings & 62 Metro Rankings | Website

Client Comments

All client comments represent the opinions of the people who provide them. All potential clients are urged to remember that no two cases are ever completely alike and that the result in one case does not guarantee a similar result in another case.

Real Estate Law

Ropes & Gray is a go-to firm for complicated and difficult work in the Real Estate space. Walter McCabe is a tireless and highly analytic advocate who can think outside of the box about the issues that will make or break a joint venture. Whether negotiating at the table or behind the scenes, his ability to size up the facts, the law and the possible outcomes is second to none.

David B. Charnin Strategic Value Partners, LLC

Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

Ropes & Gray is a preeminent provider with a breathtaking practice in private equity fund formation and operation. Because of their blue chip list of clients, even smaller clients get a view of best practices and "state of the art technology" in fund formation. Marc Biamonte is a rising star in fund formation working for the well-known and esteemed John Ayer. When complicated issues arise, Biamonte is able to break down the issues to provide concrete and actionable advice. Joel Wattenbarger and Jason Brown bring a wealth of regulatory expertise to the table to support clients with difficult issues. Greg Sheehan is an industry preeminent leader who can handle the most difficult issues facing GPs.

David B. Charnin Strategic Value Partners, LLC

Biotechnology Law

Ropes & Gray has a deep well of deal experience for both biotech and Medical device deals. They have a well-rounded practice, with excellent support in tax, regulatory and IP, as well as the M&A practice. They are smart lawyers who are on top of all the key issues, as well as pragmatic problem solvers.

Mutual Funds Law

Paulita Pike of the Chicago office of Ropes & Gray is without question the best 40 Act attorney practicing. She is knowledgeable, responsive, proactive, and engaging!

Bill Crowley Jackson National Life Funds

Real Estate Law

Ropes & Gray shows excellent team work.

Rafic Bizri Hariri Interests, Inc.

Real Estate Law

My experience with several attorneys at Ropes & Gray has been excellent. The lawyers have suggested many fine strategies to us during real estate and bond issues.

Sister Anne Donovan Emmanuel College

Real Estate Law

Ropes & Gray is resourceful and a pleasure to work with.

Biotechnology Law

Ropes & Gray has great expertise in life sciences practice area. Kellie Combs and her team have provided thoughtful, pragmatic, solutions-oriented, business-focused and responsive counseling.

Environmental Law

Peter Alpert and his colleagues at Ropes & Gray have been extraordinary over the full five years of what has become a successful but unexpectedly complicated project. They are intelligent, available, patient, dogged, shrewd and amiable. We could not have asked for more.

Lawrence Lasser n/a

Mutual Funds Law

I have worked with Ropes & Gray's Paulita Pike for nearly 5 years and her partner George Raine for nearly 2 and find both of them to be extremely capable, knowledgeable and an excellent counsel to our fund board.

Keith Hartstein John Hancock Signature Services, Inc

Mutual Funds Law

Ropes & Gray has a top rate '40 Act Practice. David Sullivan and George Raine are true experts and great people to work with.

Thomas Fuccillo Allianz

Trademark Law

We have been working with Ropes & Gray, Peter Brody more specifically for years. He knows our company, our sector and our specificity perfectly, is always accurate in his advices. It's always a pleasure to work with Peter.

Tatiana Metais Comite Interprofessionel du Vin de Champagne

Corporate Law

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Mergers & Acquisitions Law

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