SDNY’s Marc Berger Joining Ropes & Gray in New York

Marc P. Berger is joining law firm Ropes & Gray in July 2014 as a partner in its New York office. The firm announced yesterday that Berger will join its Government Enforcement practice.

Berger joins Ropes & Gray from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, where he is currently Chief of the Securities and Commodities Fraud Task Force. He recently led the SDNY’s crackdown on hedge fund insider trading, including cases against four SAC Capital Management companies, and the financial fraud charges against former JPMorgan traders stemming from the 2012 London Whale incident.