The Practising Law Institute hosts a two-day webcast on commercial real estate financing. Morris Nichols partner Tarik Haskins will speak on, "Delaware Law for Real Estate Lawyers" on March 31, 2021 at 10:00am EDT.
- 03.29.2021Speaking Engagement
The Delaware Bankers Association will begin their Foundations of Delaware Trusts Series on March 29, 2021 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am EST.
- 03.19.2021Speaking Engagement
The ABA Section of Litigation Bankruptcy and Insolvency Litigation Committee will host a roundtable on Friday, March 19, 2021 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET.
- 03.11.2021Speaking Engagement
Morris Nichols partner Bill Lafferty serves as co-chair of Tulane University Law School’s 33rd Annual Corporate Law Institute.
- 03.11.2021Speaking Engagement
Legal analytics pioneer Lex Machina will host a live webcast unveiling its latest 2021 Patent Litigation Report. Morris Nichols partner Michael Flynn will join as a speaker in the 30-minute session.
- 03.03.2021Speaking Engagement
Morris Nichols’ partner Melissa DiVincenzo will serve as a panelist at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) program, "Doing Deals 2021: The Art of M&A Transactional Practice."
- 02.05.2021Speaking Engagement
Mike Houghton will speak on the Delaware economy, DEFAC and its mission, and his personal leadership experiences in various positions both in Delaware and on the national stage.
- 02.01.2021Firm NewsNew Morris Nichols Brand Conveys Continued Focus on Complex Delaware Business Law, Innovation on Ground-Breaking Legal Issues
Morris Nichols is proud to reveal our new visual identity, presenting a modern aesthetic that pays respect to the firm’s Delaware roots while also recognizing the firm’s position at the forefront of Delaware business law.
- 01.22.2021Media Mention
Morris Nichols partner Bill Lafferty spoke with Law360 about his 30-year career working in Delaware, ingredients for success, and potential trends on the horizon.
- 01.21.2021Speaking Engagement
The Practising Law Institute will hold its annual two-day conference on mergers and acquisitions live via webcast from January 21 to 22, 2021. Morris Nichols partners Patricia Vella and Melissa DiVincenzo will offer Delaware perspective as program faculty.
- 01.20.2021Media Mention
Bill Lafferty spoke with Law360 about what the leadership role means to him, responding to the coronavirus pandemic, and initiatives to continue the firm’s success.
- 01.19.2021Firm News
Morris Nichols is pleased to announce that William M. Lafferty has been elected chair of the Delaware law firm’s Executive Committee.
Morris Nichols will participate in the 2021 Delaware Minority Job Fair for second- and third-Year Law Students, to be held virtually on Saturday, January 9, 2021.
- 01.07.2021Speaking Engagement
- 12.16.2020Speaking Engagement
Jason Russell will co-facilitate the upcoming UPPO Industry Focus Conference Call for Securities.
- 12.11.2020Firm News
The firm proudly supports the Delaware Community Foundation’s COVID Response Fund, an organization dedicated to distributing charitable donations to a variety of organizations throughout Delaware.
- 12.09.2020Firm News
Morris Nichols is pleased to announce eleven law clerks employed by the firm were each issued a Certified Limited Practice License* (CLPL) by the Delaware Supreme Court this week.
Morris Nichols teams with the KPMG National Unclaimed Property practice for a 60-minute unclaimed property webcast.
- 12.04.2020Firm News
Morris Nichols is proud to support the Delaware Minority Job Fair Committee (DMJF) of the Delaware State Bar Association.
- 11.17.2020Speaking Engagement
Morris Nichols and Ryan LLC discuss the current unclaimed property litigation, audit, and voluntary compliance landscape and potential winds of change that will likely carry over into 2021 and beyond.
- 11.17.2020Speaking Engagement
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- 11.11.2020Speaking Engagement
- 11.05.2020Firm NewsMorris Nichols Ranked in Twenty-Six Practice Areas in 2021 U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”
Morris Nichols was selected for inclusion in a range of Delaware business law areas, listed below, as well as a national tier for “Litigation – Mergers & Acquisitions.” The rankings are based on a combination of client feedback, survey responses, and peer review.
- 11.05.2020Speaking Engagement
- 11.04.2020Speaking Engagement
- 10.29.2020Speaking Engagement
Morris Nichols partner Tarik Haskins joins a panel of Delaware practitioners in a roundtable with the Honorable Tamika Montgomery-Reeves, Justice of the Supreme Court of Delaware, highlighting career opportunities in Delaware for law students with diverse skills and experiences.
- 10.28.2020Speaking Engagement
Matt Harvey speaks on “How COVID-19 Has Affected the Restructuring Industry” at the Turnaround Management Association annual NextGen conference.
- 10.26.2020Firm News
Morris Nichols is pleased to announce that commercial and alternative entities attorney Sara Gelsinger has been invited to become a partner of the firm, effective January 1, 2021.
- 10.08.2020Speaking Engagement
Morris Nichols attorney Kyle Pinder joins the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Society for Corporate Governance as part of their quarterly webinar series.
- 10.07.2020Speaking Engagement
- 10.05.2020Firm News
In cooperation with the American Intellectual Property Law Association, Morris Nichols will host a virtual gathering of Delaware-area women in IP as part of the 2020 AIPLA Women in Intellectual Property Law Global Networking Event on September 30, 2020.
- 09.09.2020Speaking Engagement
- 08.20.2020Firm News
Thirty-one Morris Nichols attorneys were recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. The results are based on peer-review evaluations from more than 67,000 eligible attorneys.
- 08.06.2020Speaking Engagement
- 07.30.2020Firm News
- 07.28.2020Speaking Engagement
- 07.17.2020Speaking Engagement
- 07.09.2020Firm News
Wilmington, DE (July 9, 2020) - Today, Chambers High Net Worth 2020 ranked Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP in Band 1 for Private Wealth Law in Delaware.
- 06.23.2020Firm News
IAM sources espouse, “Morris Nichols continues to represent the gold standard when it comes to patent litigation in Delaware.”
- 06.10.2020Firm News
The Legal 500 United States today released its 2020 edition, ranking Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP in its nationwide guide to the foremost law firms in the United States.
We have been closely monitoring the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States and here in Delaware. Throughout this crisis, our attorneys and professionals have operated remotely, providing the high level of service our clients expect.
In accordance with guidance from state and local government and health officials, Morris Nichols will start to gradually reopen our office in Wilmington, Delaware on June 8.
- 06.04.2020Speaking Engagement
- 05.28.2020Firm News
- 05.04.2020Firm NewsMichael Houghton Appointed Chair of National Law Group’s New Study Committee on Mitigation of Public Health Emergency Business Disruptions
Wilmington, DE (May 4, 2020) - Michael Houghton, a partner with Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP, has been appointed Chair of the new Uniform Law Commission (ULC) Study Committee on Mitigation of Public Health Emergency Business Disruptions.
- 04.23.2020Firm News
- 04.21.2020Media MentionMike Houghton, Chair of DEFAC, Quoted on State of Delaware Declining Revenue Estimates Amid COVID-19 Pandemic Uncertainty
On April 20, the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (“DEFAC”) lowered the state’s official government revenue projections as the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc with national and state economies.
- 03.27.2020Media Mention
Wilmington, DE (March 27, 2020) - Yesterday, Managing Intellectual Property released the winners of its 2020 Americas Awards. Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP partner Karen Jacobs was awarded the regional prize for “Outstanding Litigator: Delaware.”
As a measure of caution, Morris Nichols will temporarily implement remote working amid concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19, commonly known as the coronavirus.
We are aware that several organizations, clients, and co-counsel have canceled events and some firms/companies have restricted travel in light of concerns surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19). We are closely monitoring developments in the United States and here in Delaware.