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- Designation: Boston
- Head Count: 1,041
- Gross Revenues: $1,115,500,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,070,000
- Profits Per Partner: $1,930,000
- Year Over Year Change: 2
Ropes & Gray is a Boston-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Ropes & Gray has 1041 attorneys and is the 21st largest firm in the United States. With $1,115,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 22nd on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2014 Global 100 survey, Ropes & Gray ranked as the 28th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, DC, IL, MA, NY and RI.
In the News
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 03, 2016
DLA Piper loses three practice leaders but merges in Europe; another Dickstein Shapiro partner departs; Jones Day opens in Brisbane; Orrick unveils its Houston hires; Quinn Emanuel adds an Israel expert; and other moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Brian Baxter and Christine Simmons : The Am Law Daily : February 01, 2016
The latest Dickstein Shapiro defectors are hired by Holland & Knight; Jones Day adds an IP trio; Kirkland & Ellis recruits a senior SEC official; Latham & Watkins lands a high-profile lateral in Germany; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
: The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016
Scott Flaherty and Jenna Greene : The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016
MBI International Holdings v. Barclays Bank; Depomed v. Horizon Pharma; Federal Trade Commission v. Wyndham; Worldwide Consortium de Realisation v. Tapie.
The Asian Lawyer : The Asian Lawyer : January 25, 2016
For our third annual Asia Legal Awards, we have selected a short list of 27 categories of deals and matters from the region's leading firms and practitioners. Winners will be announced on Feb. 23 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 21, 2016
St. George's School has retained Foley Hoag to replace a former Proskauer Rose lawyer in conducting an internal investigation at the embattled private boarding school, which is grappling with a decades-old sex abuse scandal.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 21, 2016
Besides allying with Rudy Giuliani in an election year, Greenberg Traurig has hired several other notable partners this month; Orrick opens in Houston; Paul Weiss litigators start their own boutique; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Michael A. Riccardi : Delaware Business Court Insider : January 20, 2016
Any dismissal in a class or derivative action is "with prejudice" to the named plaintiffs but without prejudice to other potential plaintiffs, the Delaware Court of Chancery has ruled.
Tony Mauro : Supreme Court Brief : January 20, 2016
So far, so good for the plaintiffs' bar in the latest batch of class action cases the U.S. Supreme Court is considering this term.
: The National Law Journal : January 18, 2016
Lateral moves and new arrivals in this week's column.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 14, 2016
With the Academy Awards just around the corner, a pair of billion-dollar entertainment industry deals awarded work to a handful of Am Law 200 firms and some big names in Canada.
Rebecca Cohen : The Recorder : January 12, 2016
Sheppard Mullin's Eric Klein is among those courting clients and eyeing industry trends at the annual J.P. Morgan event.
Angela Neville : Texas Lawyer : January 12, 2016
The judge in Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation's Chapter 11 bankruptcy case has been asked to review what Wells Fargo, the first lien agent, is characterizing as excessive requested professionals fees totaling approximately $8.3 million incurred as part of what it describes as the "scorched earth litigation tactics" of the five professional firms involved in the lawsuit.
Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : January 11, 2016
Lawyers for the state of Tennessee want a federal judge to unseal the billing records of Ropes & Gray and other law firms that successfully challenged the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
Noreen Marcus : Daily Business Review : January 11, 2016
Physicians are once again trying to get the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit to review a Florida law keeping physicians from talking to patients about gun safety.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 11, 2016
Cravath, Jones Day, Kirkland & Ellis, Ropes & Gray, Slaughter and May and Skadden have grabbed roles on the proposed $32 billion merger between rare disease drug makers Shire plc and Baxalta Inc.
Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : January 08, 2016
EMCOR Group Inc., a Fortune 500 engineering and construction company, has its next general counsel. Maxine Lum Mauricio, previously the company's deputy general counsel, is succeeding Sheldon Cammaker, a 28-year veteran of the Norwalk, Connecticut-based firm who's been named vice chairman.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 08, 2016
Roderick “Eric” MacLeish Jr., an ex-Greenberg Traurig partner whose prior representation of sex abuse victims prompted a personal crisis and career retreat, is once again practicing law and advising clients pressing abuse claims against an elite Rhode Island boarding school.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 06, 2016
Falling oil and gas prices continue to bedevil Am Law 200 firms. When Magnum Hunter Resources filed for bankruptcy last month, the company owed millions in fees to several firms, including Andrews Kurth, Bracewell & Giuliani and Norton Rose Fulbright.
Ian Lopez : Legaltech News : January 06, 2016
The companies hope to show companies how valuable TAR can be to their workflows.
Zach Warren : Legaltech News : January 04, 2016
EDI's guidebook aims to help judges easily digest the complex current state of discovery in around 100 pages.
Scott Flaherty : The American Lawyer : January 01, 2016
So far, massive breaches haven't translated into costly suits.
: The National Law Journal : December 28, 2015
Laterals, new arrivals, and promotions in this week's column.
Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : December 21, 2015
Foreign law firms have been in South Korea for three years, but they still can't practice local law. Will they ever be able to? The answer isn't clear.
Rebecca Geiger : Focus Europe : December 21, 2015
In the largest recent M&A deals across Europe, which law firms got the work?
: The American Lawyer : December 21, 2015
: The Asian Lawyer : December 21, 2015
Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : December 17, 2015
Kenyon & Kenyon continues to see partner and personnel exits, including two partners who left for BakerHostetler, and the departure of the chief operating officer. The firm's new managing partner, Edward Colbert, said despite departures, the firm has become "even more profitable and viable" in the last few months.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : December 15, 2015
The Federal Circuit agreed a patent on digital music sales is invalid, and that a patent on mobile phone technology actually disavowed the notion of smartphones.
Alyson M. Palmer : Daily Report : December 15, 2015
A lawyer for doctors challenging a Florida law that limits their ability to discuss firearms with their patients says he will once again ask the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit to review the matter, saying that a three-judge panel's apparent difficulty in arriving at a rationale for its ruling against the doctors is indicative of the Florida law's unconstitutionality.