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Ropes & Gray LLP

Private Wealth Law

5 ranked individualsBand 1MassachusettsHigh Net Worth 2021 View ranking table
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Ropes & Gray "are the gold standard. They are a top firm in Boston," according to one commentator. The firm's private client team advises domestic and international high net worth clients on complex wealth planning issues.

Several interviewees praise the quality of the firm's team.One interviewee enthuses: "Ropes & Gray are an excellent Boston-based firm for trust and estates matters. If I had to refer clients to a firm in Boston, I would always choose Ropes & Gray. They have a really in-depth knowledge, they have huge amounts of expertise, and their client care is top-notch. They are an A+ firm."

Notable practitioners

Cameron Casey "is a superstar in the making," according to a source. She is well known for advising high net worth clients on a broad range of matters, with particular expertise in working with non-profit organisations on charitable planning. "She is an expert in her field," notes a source, before continuing: "Cameron's key strength is her comprehensive legal foundation and her practical client-focused advice."

Geoffrey Mason advises high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs and private equity principals on estate planning and trust administration. A source notes: "He has consistently provided crisp, clear and sound advice. He is very business-savvy and provides excellent counsel." Another source says: "He is smart and builds good relationships with clients. He has an excellent touch with clients."

"I have nothing but wonderful things to tell you"about Kimberly Cohen , enthuses an interviewee, continuing: "She is exceptionally strong on tax matters." Cohen is highly sought after by high net worth clients, venture capitalists and private equity principals. A market source reveals: "She stands out as an incredible attorney. I would always be happy to refer a client to her. Her interpersonal skills are exceptional and she is very bright."

Marc Bloostein "is brilliant. He is a top-notch attorney. He is practical, pragmatic and everything you could hope for in a trust and estates lawyer," enthuses an interviewee. Bloostein is well known for advising high net worth and ultra-wealthy clients on estate planning, wealth transfers and tax planning. "Marc is a phenomenal lawyer. Marc is super smart and he is a real authority on trust and estates matters," states a Boston-based lawyer, adding: "He is really, really smart, he is incredibly technical and absolutely a pleasure to deal with."

Martin Hall is highly regarded by interviewees as "a go-to lawyer for charitable planning." "He has got the best reputation in charitable planning here in Boston," says a local commentator, adding: "I am always happy to turn to him with questions." Another impressed source reports: "He is a leading lawyer for any matters regarding charitable planning. He is intellectual, he is pragmatic and best of all absolutely nothing fazes him because he's so experienced that he's seen it all."

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Private Wealth Law

Ropes & Gray LLP

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Prudential Tower

800 Boylston Street

Boston

Massachusetts

USA

MA 02199-3600

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Massachusetts

Private Wealth Law


Cameron Casey
Band 3
Geoffrey M. Mason
Band 4
Kimberly Cohen
Band 1
Marc J Bloostein
Band 1
Martin Hall
Band 1