Zachary S. Brez Esq.

Ropes & Gray LLP
Brez, Zach

Zachary S. Brez is a partner in Ropes & Gray’s New York office and co-chair of the firm's Business & Securities Litigation practice group. He also co-heads the firms’ International Risk practice, where he regularly helps clients develop and implement international compliance programs and advises them on a broad array of international risks.  

Mr. Brez works with clients to investigate, mitigate, and advise about their most pressing enforcement, regulatory, and litigation matters. He represents international and domestic public and private corporations, financial services firms, and private equity and hedge funds in a variety of settings, from the boardroom to the courtroom.

Mr. Brez received his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and his J.D., cum laude, from the Georgetown University Law Center.

He is the author of Bloomberg BNA Securities Practice Portfolio Series No. 262, Commodities & Futures Enforcement: Practice and Procedure in CFTC and SRO Investigations and co-author of Bloomberg BNA Banking Practice Portfolio Series No. 411, Sanctions Enforcement and Compliance: A Practitioner’s Guide to OFAC.”