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.
Pro Bono Similar Videos
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.
A Ropes & Gray conversation: freedom for John Huffington
A Ropes & Gray conversation with pro bono client, John Huffington, whose three-decade saga of wrongful imprisonment recently came to an end.
Firmwide response to travel bans
Learn how Ropes & Gray mobilized resources in response to executive orders restricting travel.
Representing separated families at U.S.–Mexico border
Learn about Ropes & Gray’s firmwide effort to assist immigrant children and their parents who were separated at the Texas border as part of the U.S. government’s “zero-tolerance” policy.
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.
Practice with Purpose
Ropes & Gray’s commitment to making a positive difference for our clients, our communities and our people is fundamental to our culture. Our “Practice with Purpose” video highlights the many ways in which we demonstrate that commitment.