Brock E. Czeschin

Director

302.651.7571
302.498.7571 (fax)
czeschin@rlf.com
Brock Czeschin represents Delaware corporations and alternative entities, and their directors and managers, in complex litigation matters. He also regularly advises clients with respect to governance and transactional issues relating to Delaware corporations and alternative entities. Brock has litigated numerous matters involving alleged breaches of fiduciary duty, control issues and breaches of contract in the Delaware Court of Chancery.
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  • Successfully represented respondent in appraisal proceeding in In re Jarden Corporation, 2019 WL 3244085 (Del. Ch. July 19, 2019), in which the Court of Chancery determined that unaffected market price was best evidence of fair value
  • Lead trial counsel in Decco U.S. Post-Harvest, Inc. v. MirTech, Inc., 2018 WL 6264574 (Del. Ch. Nov. 28, 2018), in which client obtained order of judicial dissolution, and successfully argued appeal before the Delaware Supreme Court
  • Successfully represented respondent in appraisal proceeding in In re Appraisal of PetSmart, Inc., 2017 WL 2303599 (Del. Ch. May 26, 2017), in which the Court of Chancery concluded that the deal price represented fair value
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Brock Czeschin represents Delaware corporations and alternative entities, and their directors and managers, in complex litigation matters. He also regularly advises clients with respect to governance and transactional issues relating to Delaware corporations and alternative entities. A director in the firm’s Corporate Department, Brock has litigated numerous matters involving alleged breaches of fiduciary duty, control issues, and breaches of contract in the Delaware Court of Chancery.

Experience

  • Successfully represented respondent in appraisal proceeding in In re Jarden Corporation, 2019 WL 3244085 (Del. Ch. July 19, 2019), in which the Court of Chancery determined that unaffected market price was best evidence of fair value
  • Lead trial counsel in Decco U.S. Post-Harvest, Inc. v. MirTech, Inc., 2018 WL 6264574 (Del. Ch. Nov. 28, 2018), in which client obtained order of judicial dissolution, and successfully argued appeal before the Delaware Supreme Court
  • Successfully represented respondent in appraisal proceeding in In re Appraisal of PetSmart, Inc., 2017 WL 2303599 (Del. Ch. May 26, 2017), in which the Court of Chancery concluded that the deal price represented fair value
  • Successfully represented master limited partnership against claims for breach of contract and breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing in Employees Retirement System of the City of St. Louis v. TC Pipelines GP, Inc., et al., 2016 WL 2859790 (Del. Ch. May 11, 2016), aff’d, 152 A.3d 1248 (Del. 2016)

Awards

  • Benchmark Litigation, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Villanova University School of Law, 2000
  • B.A., summa cum laude, Central Missouri State University, 1997

Admitted to Practice

  • Delaware, 2000
  • United States District Court, Delaware

Practices

  • Chancery / Corporate Litigation

Experience

  • Successfully represented respondent in appraisal proceeding in In re Jarden Corporation, 2019 WL 3244085 (Del. Ch. July 19, 2019), in which the Court of Chancery determined that unaffected market price was best evidence of fair value
  • Lead trial counsel in Decco U.S. Post-Harvest, Inc. v. MirTech, Inc., 2018 WL 6264574 (Del. Ch. Nov. 28, 2018), in which client obtained order of judicial dissolution, and successfully argued appeal before the Delaware Supreme Court
  • Successfully represented respondent in appraisal proceeding in In re Appraisal of PetSmart, Inc., 2017 WL 2303599 (Del. Ch. May 26, 2017), in which the Court of Chancery concluded that the deal price represented fair value
  • Successfully represented master limited partnership against claims for breach of contract and breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing in Employees Retirement System of the City of St. Louis v. TC Pipelines GP, Inc., et al., 2016 WL 2859790 (Del. Ch. May 11, 2016), aff’d, 152 A.3d 1248 (Del. 2016)

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Villanova University School of Law, 2000
  • B.A., summa cum laude, Central Missouri State University, 1997

Awards

  • Benchmark Litigation, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016