Litigation: General Commercial (Band 1)
Practice Areas: Complex civil litigation with emphasis on trials and appeals in high profile cases involving novel or publicly sensitive issues. Practice includes a variety of complex matters involving pharmaceutical pricing, intellectual property, financial services regulation, insurance coverage, commercial tort, product liability, ERISA, and regulatory matters. Tried cases and argued appeals in state and federal courts in Maine, Massachusetts, Illinois, New York, New Jersey, and Washington, DC. Argued two successful appeals in the US Supreme Court.
Career: Massachusetts Bar (1975); Partner, Ropes & Gray (1985); Managing Partner (2004).
Personal: JD, Boston College Law School (1975); BA, University of Michigan (1969).