Richards Layton Leads Delaware Firms in U.S. News Rankings

November 2, 2017

Firm News| Corporate Transactions| Corporate & Chancery Litigation| Real Estate Services| Limited Liability Company & Partnership Advisory| Environmental| Tax| Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring| Intellectual Property| Trusts & Estates| Commercial Transactions| Corporate Trust & Agency Services

WILMINGTON, Delaware (November 2, 2017) – Richards, Layton & Finger has been recognized for excellence in 23 practice areas in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings. The firm received the survey’s top Tier 1 Delaware ranking in 19 practice areas, the most Tier 1 rankings of any firm in the state. In addition to its Delaware ranking, Richards Layton’s Mergers & Acquisitions Litigation practice was also ranked nationally.

Several clients praised Richards Layton’s “outstanding knowledge and experience,” with one commenting, “Superb legal service and excellent responsiveness make Richards, Layton & Finger our go-to firm.”

Richards Layton’s Tier 1 practices are Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights Law, Bankruptcy Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Copyright Law, Corporate Law, Corporate Governance Law, Environmental Law, Environmental Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Litigation, Patent Law, Patent Litigation, Real Estate Law, Securities/Capital Markets Law, Securitization and Structured Finance Law, Tax Law, Trusts & Estates Law, and Trusts & Estates Litigation. Also ranked are Commercial Transactions/UCC Law, Privacy and Data Security Law, Trademark Law, and Arbitration.

“We remain committed to providing our clients with exceptional legal counsel across a full range of practice areas,” said Gregory Varallo, president of Richards Layton, “and we’re proud to be recognized by U.S. News for our preeminence in Delaware law.”

About U.S. News – Best Lawyers
U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” identifies the nation’s top law firms through evaluation of client feedback, peer review from leading attorneys, and information provided by law firms.

About the Firm
Richards, Layton & Finger, Delaware’s largest law firm and one of its oldest, helps clients navigate complex issues and the intricacies of Delaware law. We advise global companies, business partnerships, leading financial institutions, local businesses, and individuals across a wide range of practices, including corporate law, alternative entities, commercial law, bankruptcy and restructuring, and litigation

  • sign up for our newsletter

    To keep our clients and friends updated on the latest legal news, Richards Layton distributes practice area e-alerts and newsletters. If you are interested in receiving these publications, please subscribe below.