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Ropes & Gray LLP

Prudential Tower
800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199-3600
Phone: (617) 951-7000


Chairman: R. Bradford Malt
Managing Partner: David C. Chapin
Hiring Partner: Peter Erichsen

Base Salary

All offices
1st year: $190,000
Summer associate: $3,500/week

Summer Program

Summer Associate Offers:
162 out of 162 (2Ls) (2018)

Major Office Locations

Boston, MA
Chicago, IL
New York, NY
San Francisco, CA
Silicon Valley, CA
Washington, DC
Hong Kong

Major Departments & Practices

Appellate Litigation
Asset Management
Business Restructuring
Business & Securities Litigation
Capital Markets
Colleges & Universities
Debt Financing
Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits
Financial Services
Government Enforcement
Government Relations & Regulatory
Health Care
Hedge Funds
Insurance & Risk Management
Intellectual Property Rights Management
Intellectual Property Litigation
Intellectual Property Transactions
Investment Management
Labor & Employment
Life Sciences
Mergers & Acquisitions
Privacy & Data Security
Private Client Group
Private Equity
Private Investment Funds
Public Finance
Real Estate Investments & Transactions
Securities & Futures Enforcement
Securities & Public Companies
Social Media
Sovereign Investment Group
Special Situations
Tax & Benefits
Technology, Media & Telecommunications