Ronald L. Francis Jr. Photo

Ron's practice focuses on private equity, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, corporate finance, securities, insolvency and bankruptcy, and joint ventures. He joined the firm in 1995. From 2008 to 2012, Ron led the firm's U.S. corporate and securities practice in our Hong Kong office. A representative sample of his experience is below.


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, 1995, J.D.
  • George Washington University, 1988, B.A., Political Science

  • Pennsylvania


  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Corporate Law, 2020-2021

Military Service

Ron served as an officer in the United States Navy from 1988 to 1992. He was stationed aboard the USS Caron (DD-970).