Newcomb is co-managing partner of the firm's Boston office. He principally represents large private equity firms in M&A. Newcomb has been deeply involved in Ropes & Gray’s private equity practice since its inception in the early 80’s and served as the first chair of the Private Equity Group. He has represented Bain Capital since 1992, advising them on multiple transactions of all kinds. His other current major clients include Advent International and The Blackstone Group.
JD, cum laude, Harvard Law School (1984); AB, magna cum laude, Princeton University (1979).