WILMINGTON, Delaware – Gregory P. Williams, a Richards, Layton & Finger director, has been recognized in the 2008 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America. Lawdragon identifies the nation’s leading attorneys through research and interviews, choosing from 20,000 lawyers nominated by their peers and the Lawdragon editorial staff. Fewer than .01 percent of all lawyers in the U.S. are named to the prestigious Lawdragon 500 list, which serves as a guide to the best corporate lawyers in the nation.
Williams, chair of the Richards, Layton & Finger’s Corporate Department and past president of the firm, primarily represents corporations and their directors and officers. He provides non-litigation advice and counseling to his clients and represents them in courts in Delaware and across the country. In addition to his recognition in Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America, Williams is listed in The Best Lawyers in America; Chambers USA - America’s Leading Lawyers for Business; the Benchmark Litigation guide to America’s leading litigation attorneys; The International Who’s Who of Commercial Litigators; and Delaware Super Lawyers, where he is named one of the top 10 lawyers in Delaware.
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Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. provides legal services to its clients in Delaware, the U.S. and throughout the world. The firm provides counsel on sophisticated financial transactions involving Delaware corporations and alternative entities, as well as advice and guidance to local clients. Richards, Layton & Finger attorneys have been leaders in cases decided in Delaware courts addressing corporate law and governance, mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcy, fiduciary relations, commercial and other general civil matters.
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