Daniel A. Dreisbach

Director

302.651.7762
302.498.7701 (fax)
dreisbach@rlf.com
Dan Dreisbach focuses his practice on advising and litigating on behalf of corporations, special board committees, limited liability companies and partnerships. He has represented entities in hostile and friendly takeovers, in governance disputes and in defense of investor-initiated litigation in both state and federal courts.
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  • Board of Directors of Bank of America
  • Board of Directors of Landry’s Restaurants
  • Vanguard Group
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Dan Dreisbach focuses his practice on advising and litigating on behalf of corporations, special board committees, limited liability companies and partnerships. A director in the firm's Corporate Department, Dan has represented entities in hostile and friendly takeovers, governance disputes and in defense of investor-initiated litigation both in state and federal courts.

Dan has participated on various panels and lectured on various topics of corporate law and practice within the United States and internationally. He has also published numerous articles on Delaware law and practice.

Experience

  • Board of Directors of Bank of America
  • Board of Directors of Landry’s Restaurants
  • Vanguard Group
  • 3M Corp.
  • Essar Group
  • Bob Vila
  • Halliburton
  • Intergraph Corp.
  • PepsiCo
  • Roche Holdings
  • Sunrise Senior Living Services

Publications

  • "Chancery Appoints Liquidating Trustee to Assist With Windup," Delaware Business Court Insider, August 27, 2014   View >
  • "Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Chancery Court's Lyondell Decision," BNA's Corporate Counsel Weekly, April, 2009   View >
  • "Delaware Supreme Court in Lyondell Decision Updates Duties of Directors in Response to a Takeover," Corporate Counsel Weekly, April, 2009   View >

Presentations

  • "Delaware Corporate Law Webinar," August 2011   View >

Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
  • Lawdragon, 2010

Education

  • J.D., Temple University School of Law, 1987
  • B.S., Lehigh University, 1982
  • B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1979

Admitted to Practice

  • United States Court of Appeals Third Circuit, 1997
  • United States District Court, District of Delaware, 1988
  • Delaware, 1988
  • Pennsylvania, 1988

Experience

  • Board of Directors of Bank of America
  • Board of Directors of Landry’s Restaurants
  • Vanguard Group
  • 3M Corp.
  • Essar Group
  • Bob Vila
  • Halliburton
  • Intergraph Corp.
  • PepsiCo
  • Roche Holdings
  • Sunrise Senior Living Services

Education

  • J.D., Temple University School of Law, 1987
  • B.S., Lehigh University, 1982
  • B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1979

Publications

  • "Chancery Appoints Liquidating Trustee to Assist With Windup," Delaware Business Court Insider, August 27, 2014   View >
  • "Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Chancery Court's Lyondell Decision," BNA's Corporate Counsel Weekly, April, 2009   View >
  • "Delaware Supreme Court in Lyondell Decision Updates Duties of Directors in Response to a Takeover," Corporate Counsel Weekly, April, 2009   View >

Presentations

  • "Delaware Corporate Law Webinar," August 2011   View >

Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
  • Lawdragon, 2010