WILMINGTON, Delaware (December 7, 2016) – Richards, Layton & Finger directors Mark D. Collins, Daniel J. DeFranceschi, John H. Knight, and Russell C. Silberglied have been named on the Who’s Who list of the world’s top restructuring and insolvency lawyers. Mr. Collins received the honor of being chosen as a Thought Leader in Restructuring and Insolvency, one of only 10 attorneys in North America and 25 in the world to be awarded this distinction.
With one of Delaware’s largest and most active bankruptcy practices, Richards Layton has been involved in hundreds of major chapter 11 cases filed in Delaware. Our bankruptcy team’s thorough knowledge of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights law and procedure is invaluable to both clients and co-counsel, and respected bankruptcy firms throughout the United States rely on us to serve as their co-counsel in many of the largest and most complex bankruptcy cases filed in Delaware. We represent debtors, lenders, acquirers, investors, and creditors from nearly every business sector, and our bankruptcy litigators prosecute and defend chapter 11 claims, preference actions, fraudulent conveyance claims, challenges to acquisitions, and all other litigation arising in bankruptcy.