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35 Morris Nichols Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2020

Wilmington, DE (August 15, 2019) – Thirty-five Morris Nichols attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. The results are based on peer-review evaluations from more than 94,000 eligible attorneys.

Seven firm attorneys received “Lawyer of the Year” designations (noted with an asterisk below). This recognition is awarded to the individual attorney with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific location and practice area.

Morris Nichols Attorney Recognitions in Best Lawyers, Wilmington, DE and practice area:

  • Derek C. Abbott – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law*, Litigation-Bankruptcy
  • Jon E. Abramczyk – Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law
  • Frederick H. Alexander – Commercial Litigation, Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Jack B. Blumenfeld – Litigation-Intellectual Property, Litigation-Patent
  • Thomas W. Briggs Jr. – Litigation-Trusts and Estates*
  • Donna L. Culver – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation-Bankruptcy
  • Robert J. Dehney – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation-Bankruptcy
  • Melissa DiVincenzo – Corporate Governance Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Todd A. Flubacher – Litigation-Trusts and Estates, Trusts and Estates*
  • Mary B. Graham – Copyright Law, Litigation-Intellectual Property, Litigation-Patent, Patent Law, Trademark Law
  • Thomas C. Grimm – Copyright Law, Litigation-Intellectual Property, Litigation-Patent, Trademark Law
  • David A. Harris – Commercial Transactions/UCC Law
  • Louis G. Hering – Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Corporate Law*
  • James Honaker – Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Michael Houghton – Administrative/Regulatory Law*, Banking and Finance Law, Financial Services Regulation Law, Government Relations Practice
  • S. Mark Hurd – Commercial Litigation, Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Litigation-Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Donald Nelson Isken – Real Estate Law
  • Karen Jacobs – Litigation-Intellectual Property, Litigation-Patent
  • Andrew M. Johnston – Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Eric S. Klinger-Wilensky – Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • William M. Lafferty – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Corporate Law, Litigation-Mergers and Acquisitions
  • D. McKinley Measley – Litigation-Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Curtis Miller – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Kenneth J. Nachbar – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Litigation-Mergers and Acquisitions, Litigation-Securities
  • Thomas R. Pulsifer – Litigation-Trusts and Estates, Trusts and Estates
  • Donald F. Parsons Jr. – Arbitration, Mediation
  • Donald E. Reid – Commercial Litigation
  • R. Judson Scaggs, Jr. – Commercial Litigation, Litigation-Environmental
  • Eric D. Schwartz – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation-Bankruptcy
  • Rodger D. Smith II – Litigation-Intellectual Property*, Litigation-Patent
  • David J. Teklits – Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law
  • Patricia O. Vella – Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law*
  • Susan W. Waesco – Corporate Law
  • Gregory W. Werkheiser – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation-Bankruptcy
  • Jeffrey R. Wolters – Corporate Law, Corporate Governance Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Venture Capital Law

About The Best Lawyers in America®

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become a highly regarded legal guide. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. For the 2020 edition, eligible attorneys cast 8.3 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specific practice areas.

About Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP

Morris Nichols combines a broad national practice of corporate, intellectual property, business reorganization and restructuring, commercial law and litigation with a general business, tax, estate planning and real estate practice within the State of Delaware. The firm is regularly involved as lead counsel or co-counsel in matters of national and international significance, as well as those affecting its immediate community. Follow us on LinkedIn or Twitter.