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Richards, Layton & Finger, PA

About Richards, Layton & Finger, PA

From our firm’s beginnings in 1899, our lawyers have played key roles in shaping Delaware law, and we have remained at the leading edge of our state’s evolving corporate law practice. We began building our extraordinary reputation in corporate law from the start, but we soon grew into a multidisciplinary law firm, offering clients a wide range of expertise and experience under one roof. Now, although our roots as local lawyers go deep, we routinely handle matters that are in the national spotlight. A sample of our recent contributions and accolades includes.

Additional info
Year of establishment 1899 Number of Partners 64
Number of offices 1 Partner:associate ratio 0.90
Biggest office Percentage of women attorneys 23.00
Number of attorneys 143 Percentage of minority attorneys 5.60
Number of associates 74 Percentage of LGBT attorneys 0.00
Area of practice

Richards, Layton & Finger, PA practices law in the following areas and works with its clients to provide the best possible legal solutions.

  • General Civil Trial Litigation And Appellate Practice In All State And Federal Courts And Alternative Entities
  • Banking
  • Bankruptcy And Creditors' Rights
  • Business
  • Corporations
  • Employee Benefits
  • Environmental
  • Government Relations
  • Health Care
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor And Employment
  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Securities
  • Tax
  • And Trusts And Estates
Awards and recognitions

Chancery Dismisses Stockholder Suit Over Expedia CEO Award
C. Malcolm Cochran Receives DSBA Commitment Award
Six Richards, Layton & Finger Attorneys Chosen as Lawyers of the Year
Richards, Layton & Finger Director Doneene Damon Receives ABA Jean Allard Glass Cutter Award
Richards, Layton & Finger Receives M&A Advisor Turnaround Deal of the Year Award
Richards, Layton & Finger Director Wins DVFA President's Award
Richards, Layton & Finger Receives Lex Mundi Pro Bono Award
Richards Layton Attorney Receives 2012 TMA Turnaround and Transaction of the Year Award
Chancery Court Confirms One of Delaware's Largest Arbitration Awards
Richards Layton Attorney Receives the DSBA President's Award
Richards Layton Awarded the 2011 Christopher W. White Distinguished Access to Justice Leadership Award
Richards Layton Director Chosen for the 2010 J. Thompson Brown Award
William J. Wade Receives the Caleb R. Layton III Service Award
Anne Shea Gaza Awarded the Caleb R. Layton III Service Award
Richards, Layton & Finger Attorney Receives YWCA Trailblazer Award


Consistent with our long-standing commitment to excellence, diversity is an essential component of our firm. We recruit the finest lawyers, nurture their talents, and promote a workplace that embraces diversity at all levels. Our ranks and leadership reflect this commitment

Summer associate program

Our summer associate program, designed to introduce you to our work and the collegial nature of the firm, is not only our primary way of hiring new associates, but also our primary way of hiring our future leaders. The goal of our summer program is to give you a realistic view of work at the firm while also providing a range of activities to introduce you to the firm's leaders, the nature of the firm's practice, and the opportunities and lifestyles available in Wilmington. We select our summer associates carefully, with the expectation that each summer associate will succeed and become a full-time associate of our firm upon graduation.

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Richards, Layton & Finger, PA Office

One Rodney Square ,
920 North King Street
Wilmington, DE

302-651-7700 phone

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