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Chambers USA 2016 Ranks Morris Nichols Band 1 in Four Delaware Practice Areas; 25 Morris Nichols Attorneys Recognized Among the Best in Delaware

Wilmington, DE (May 27, 2016) – The 2016 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business again ranked Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP as a Band 1 law firm in the Delaware categories for Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Chancery, Corporate M&A & Alternative Entities, and Intellectual Property... Continue Reading

Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars Names Morris Nichols

Wilmington, DE (May 24, 2016) – Managing Intellectual Property has once again ranked Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP as a “highly recommended” Delaware IP law firm. The firm earned the highest possible ranking in the Managing IP – IP Stars (2016) guide. The publication deemed Morris Nichols, “one of the biggest IP groups in Delaware” with clients remarking on the firm’s... Continue Reading

Morris Nichols Trusts, Estates & Tax Group Welcomes Zach Haupt

Wilmington, DE (May 23, 2016) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP is pleased to welcome J. Zachary Haupt to the Trusts, Estates & Tax Group. With six years of experience practicing law in Delaware, he recently earned his LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. Before entering private law practice, he was an accountant at a large multi-national facility management... Continue Reading

Acquisition International 2016 Intellectual Property Awards Recognize Morris Nichols

Wilmington, DE (May 20, 2016) – Acquisition International magazine (“AI”) has announced the winners of the 2016 Intellectual Property Awards. Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP received both of the publication’s Delaware awards, with AI recognizing the firm as “Best IP Litigation Firm” and naming Morris Nichols partner Rodger D. Smith II “Best Patent Litigator.”.. Continue Reading

17 Morris Nichols Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2016 Delaware Super Lawyers

Wilmington, DE (May 13, 2016) – Seventeen Morris Nichols attorneys have been selected for inclusion to the 2016 Delaware Super Lawyers list.  Jack B. Blumenfeld was named to the “Top 10” list for Delaware.  In addition, attorneys Eric S. Klinger-Wilensky, D. McKinley (Mac) Measley, Curtis S. Miller, and Matthew R. Clark were recognized as 2016 Delaware Rising Stars... Continue Reading

Eric Schwartz Speaks at 2016 TerraLex Bankruptcy/Insolvency Group Meeting in Lima, Peru

Wilmington, DE (May 9, 2016) – Eric Schwartz, Morris Nichols Business Reorganization & Restructuring Group partner, will speak at the opening session of the TerraLex joint practice group meeting of the Construction, Bankruptcy, Energy, Environmental & Real Estate practice groups at the 2016 TerraLex Global Meeting in Lima, Peru.  Eric is Co-Chair of the Bankruptcy/Insolvency Practice... Continue Reading

Don Parsons Q&A Featured in The Deal’s Corporate Control Alert

This month’s Corporate Control Alert features an in-depth Q&A interview with former Vice Chancellor and Morris Nichols senior counsel Donald F. Parsons, Jr.  Reflecting on his 12 years on the Chancery bench, Don discusses the Court’s evolving approach to M&A-related fiduciary duty litigation and several important cases from his tenure, including Bear Stearns, Corwin v. KKR, Sothebys,... Continue Reading

Six Morris Nichols Partners Listed Among Best Lawyers 2016 Women in the Law

Wilmington, DE (May 3, 2016) – Six partners from Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP have been included in Best Lawyers Business Edition’s list of 2016 Women in the Law. Featuring peer-nominated attorneys in 140 practice areas, the list is part of the inaugural Best Lawyers Business Edition publication, produced in collaboration with the women’s legal advocacy organization Ms. JD. The... Continue Reading

Eric Schwartz guest lecturer at Georgetown University McDonough School of Business

Wilmington, DE (March 31, 2016) – Eric Schwartz was a guest lecturer at Georgetown University McDonough School of Business.  Mr. Schwartz lectured on the subject of corporate fiduciary duties in a distress situation to the Corporate Restructuring class of students in the masters in business program.   Mr. Schwartz' hour-long lecture covered the challenges officers and directors face in a... Continue Reading