Pro bono program overview
Ropes & Gray's public service commitment is a hallmark of the firm, rooted in the example set by the firm's founders nearly a century and a half ago.
Rikers Island pro bono case
Explore the extensive work that led to the historic settlement of a federal class-action lawsuit alleging an unconstitutional pattern and practice of excessive force against inmates at Rikers Island and other New York City jails.
A historic decision on marriage equality
The outcome in Obergefell represents the culmination of a distinguished history of Ropes & Gray’s pro bono work, particularly our work on LGBT issues and marriage equality.
Behind the scenes of the Supreme Court marriage equality case
Go behind the scenes with Ropes & Gray partner Doug Hallward-Driemeier who discusses the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark marriage equality ruling.