Melissa A. DiVincenzo


(302) 351-9623 T
(302) 498-6205 F

Melissa is a partner in the Delaware Corporate Counseling Group.  She provides advice on corporate governance matters and the Delaware aspects of various corporate transactions, including initial public offerings, mergers, asset sales, domestications and financing transactions.  Melissa’s work involves guiding Delaware corporations on the requirements of the Delaware General Corporation Law, counseling boards of directors and board committees with respect to fiduciary duties, and providing formal legal opinions on issues of Delaware law.

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association (Business Law Section: Committee on Mergers and Acquisitions; Subcommittee on Acquisitions of Public Companies; Annual Survey Working Group; Judicial Interpretations Working Group)
  • Delaware Board of Bar Examiners
  • Delaware State Bar Association



SEC Hot Topics Institute

6.11.2015 in Seattle, WA - Corporate Counseling
Melissa A. DiVincenzo

Morris Nichols partner Melissa DiVincenzo will participate in a panel discussion on “Corporate Law Developments” at the SEC Hot Topics Institute on June 11, 2015 in Seattle, Wash. Hosted by RR Donnelley with the support and cooperation of Northwestern Law School, the annual conference brings together corporate and securities law... Continue Reading

2014 ABA Business Law Section Annual Meeting

The Business Law Section of the American Bar Association will host an annual meeting in Chicago from Sept. 11 to 13, 2014. Morris Nichols partners will serve as speakers at the conference. On the first day of the conference, partner Eric Klinger-Wilensky will chair the panel “The 2014 Annual Review of Developments in M&A” from 2:30 to 4:30... Continue Reading

Recent Changes to the Delaware General Corporation Law: Avoid the Risks; Reap the Benefits

On June 30, 2014, Morris Nichols partners Frederick H. Alexander and Melissa A. DiVincenzo will speak in a webinar on “Recent Changes to the Delaware General Corporation Law:  Avoid the Risks; Reap the Benefits.” They will discuss a number of significant changes that have been proposed to take effect in August 2014 and explore how... Continue Reading

2010 ABA Annual Meeting

8.5.2010 through 8.10.2010 in San Francisco, CA - Corporate Counseling
Frederick H. Alexander, Melissa A. DiVincenzo

The American Bar Association hosts its 2010 annual meeting in San Francisco, Calif. from August 5-10, 2010. Morris Nichols partners Rick Alexander and Melissa DiVincenzo will present the Corporate Laws Committee program entitled, “Is Common Stock the Preferred Security? Recent Judicial and Legislative Developments Affecting Preferred... Continue Reading