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Jason Russell Named to 2018 Delaware Business Times 40 Under 40

Wilmington, DE (August 31, 2018) – Delaware Business Times has selected Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP partner R. Jason Russell as one of its “40 Under 40” achievers and innovators in Delaware. The annual DBT40 highlights 40 ambitious, young Delaware professionals who are making a name for themselves through professional excellence and community involvement.

Jason’s legal practice involves a number of areas within Delaware commercial law and his clients include world-renowned companies and major Delaware businesses with strong ties to our local economy. His work focuses on sophisticated transactions involving mergers and acquisitions, financing transactions, private equity and investment fund formation, alternative entity law, and unclaimed property. 

Delaware Business Times strives to recognize the promising young talent in our state,” says CEO and Publisher, Rob Martinelli.  “Honorees are chosen based on their level of professional accomplishment, vision, community service and leadership.  The DBT40 are role models who are striving to make a difference in our community.”

The honorees represent the best in a wide range of fields such as finance, law, non-profit, hospitality, education and technology. On October 23, 2018, Jason will join his fellow DBT40 honorees at a reception at The Baby Grand in Wilmington, Del.

About the DBT 40 Awards

The DBT40 Awards program recognizes 40 of Delaware’s most accomplished leaders under 40 years old, for their Professional Accomplishments, Community Service, Leadership and Vision. Individuals are nominated from all size and industry categories, public or private. Each year, a select group of judges made up of local business leaders and past winners of the DBT40 Awards program select the winners.

About Delaware Business Times

Delaware Business Times, a division of Today Media, publishes 26 informative issues, plus a daily digital version packed with vital, up-to-the-minute news, editorials, analyses and insights on the companies, people, events, topics and trends that are driving business throughout Delaware.  Delaware Business Times is the exclusive business to business publication in the state of Delaware with integrated media platforms to reach decision makers in print, in digital and in person.

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.