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Morris Nichols Welcomes Four New Attorneys

Wilmington, DE (October 3, 2018) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP is pleased to welcome four new attorneys.  The additions include three recent judicial clerks and one experienced bankruptcy lawyer.

“We are delighted to have four accomplished young lawyers join Morris Nichols,” said hiring partner Eric S. Klinger-Wilensky.  “Their contributions will advance the firm’s strong reputation as a leader in Delaware law.”

Joseph C. Barsalona II joins the Business Reorganization & Restructuring group.  He focuses on in-court and out-of-court restructurings, distressed asset sales, and bankruptcy litigation.  Prior to joining Morris Nichols, Joe was an associate in the bankruptcy and corporate restructuring department at another prominent Delaware law firm and he served as a judicial law clerk in two federal bankruptcy courts.

Joe earned his J.D. (2012) cum laude from the Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law.  He studied international politics and economics, and theater arts at Middlebury College, graduating cum laude (2007).

Jeffrey J. Lyons joins the Intellectual Property Litigation group.  Prior to joining the firm, he served as a law clerk to The Honorable Christopher J. Burke, U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.

Jeff earned his J.D. (2017) magna cum laude from Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law; and B.A. (2009) magna cum laude in mass communication from York College of Pennsylvania.

Eric Moats joins the Business Reorganization & Restructuring group.  Prior to joining Morris Nichols, he served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Kevin Gross of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware and a law clerk to the Honorable Christopher J. Garrenger of the Superior Court of New Jersey.

Eric earned his J.D. and certificate in business and corporate law (2016) from Rutgers School of Law; and B.S. (2012) in marketing and economics from Utah State University.

Corinne R. Moini joins the Corporate & Business Litigation group.  Prior to joining the firm, she was a judicial law clerk to the Honorable William C. Carpenter, Jr. of the Delaware Superior Court.

Corinne earned her J.D. (2017) cum laude from the University of Richmond School of Law; and B.S. (2014) cum laude in psychology and B.A. (2013) cum laude in economics from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

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