Matthew Murphy

Associate

302.651.7817
302.498.7701 (fax)
murphy@rlf.com

Matthew Murphy focuses primarily on litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery involving fiduciary duties, corporate governance and control, contractual disputes, and other commercial disputes.  He has also advised on transactional matters involving Delaware limited liability companies, general partnerships, limited partnerships, corporations, and special committees, and has advised on a variety of commercial transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions, secured transactions, and securitization and structured finance transactions.

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Matthew Murphy focuses primarily on litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery involving fiduciary duties, corporate governance and control, contractual disputes, and other commercial disputes.  He has also advised on transactional matters involving Delaware limited liability companies, general partnerships, limited partnerships, corporations, and special committees, and has advised on a variety of commercial transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions, secured transactions, and securitization and structured finance transactions.

 

While in law school, Matthew was a member of the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, and he served as a judicial extern for Vice Chancellor Donald Parsons, Jr., of the Delaware Court of Chancery and the Honorable Mary M. Johnston of the Delaware Superior Court’s Complex Commercial Litigation Division. Prior to joining the firm, Matthew clerked for the Honorable Paul Wallace of the Delaware Superior Court.

Education

  • J.D., summa cum laude, Widener University School of Law, 2013
  • B.A., History, St. Joseph's University, 2008

Admitted to Practice

  • Delaware, 2013
  • Pennsylvania, 2014
  • United States District Court, District of Delaware, 2014

Clerkships

  • The Honorable Paul R. Wallace, Superior Court of Delaware, 2014
  • The Honorable Mary M. Johnston, Superior Court of Delaware, 2013
  • The Honorable Donald Parsons, Jr., Delaware Court of Chancery, 2012

Practices

  • Chancery / Corporate Litigation

Clerkships

  • The Honorable Paul R. Wallace, Superior Court of Delaware, 2014
  • The Honorable Mary M. Johnston, Superior Court of Delaware, 2013
  • The Honorable Donald Parsons, Jr., Delaware Court of Chancery, 2012

Education

  • J.D., summa cum laude, Widener University School of Law, 2013
  • B.A., History, St. Joseph's University, 2008