Richards, Layton & Finger Leads Delaware Firms as Deal Counsel in 2013
April 24, 2014
WILMINGTON, Delaware (April 24, 2014) – Richards, Layton & Finger has served as Delaware counsel on the most merger and acquisition transactions valued at $100 million or more for 14 years running, according to Corporate Control Alert’s annual rankings. In 2013 Richards, Layton & Finger worked on 65 high-value deals, far more than any other firm in Delaware.
“We are proud of the continuing recognition of our corporate lawyers as the top counsel in Delaware for high-value transactions,” said Robert Krapf, president of Richards, Layton & Finger. “Every day our lawyers strive to uphold our tradition of service, innovation and excellence, and we are honored to have been selected to represent our clients in these transactions.”
Richards, Layton & Finger has a long history of providing clients with extraordinary counsel on complex Delaware legal issues. Well known throughout the country as a leader in the practice of corporate law, the firm is tapped by large corporations and major law firms to assist with their most significant and challenging transactions.
Corporate Control Alert, a journal of legal and financial trends in dealmaking, compiles and analyzes merger and acquisition deals valued at or above $100 million. Law firms, investment banks, financial advisors and consultants use the journal to evaluate strategies and deal structures and perform due diligence.