WILMINGTON, Delaware (March 2, 2017) – Richards, Layton & Finger placed first in Corporate Control Alert’s 2016 rankings chart of Delaware firms serving as legal counsel on high-value M&A transactions. Posting 69 deals, Richards Layton handled as many transactions in 2016 as the other listed Delaware firms combined. Richards Layton has led the state in both Corporate Control Alert’s and The Deal’s annual rankings of transactions valued at or above $100 million for 17 years running.
“We’re very proud to again be recognized as Delaware’s top deal counsel,” said Gregory Varallo, president of the firm, “and we commend our lawyers for the hard work, innovative solutions, and excellent service they offer our clients every day.”
Richards Layton is recognized worldwide for our skill in counseling Delaware corporations and boards of directors in both ordinary and extraordinary transactions. With our depth of experience and our ongoing role in helping to keep Delaware’s influential business statutes responsive to the ever-changing corporate landscape, our lawyers are well positioned to assist sophisticated clients with their most significant corporate transactions.