For the Public Good
Ropes & Gray’s pro bono efforts in 2022 included advocating for equal representation, victims of the war in Ukraine, racial justice, food security, pandemic safety, LGBTQ+ rights, fair housing and much more.
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.
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.
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.
Lawyers Without Borders
Since 2015, Ropes & Gray has been working with international non-governmental organization Lawyers Without Borders to address key legal issues in Africa.
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.
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.
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.