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"Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A.'s history informs our diversity and inclusion activities. Aaron Finger was the first Jewish member of the Delaware bar, and named partner of a Delaware law firm. Our firm was the first major Delaware law firm with a female partner, an African American partner, and a South East Asian partner, and one of the first with a Hispanic partner. And with our past as prologue, our current senior leadership is majority female, including our president who is the first African American woman to lead a major Delaware law..."

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Richards, Layton & Finger, PA

One Rodney Square
920 North King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone: (302) 651-7700

Firm Stats

President: Doneene K. Damon
Hiring Partner: Matthew S. Criscimagna until July 1, 2020 (Michael D. Allen as of July 1, 2020)
Total No. Attorneys (2020):
150 - 250

Base Salary

1st year: $175,000
Summer associate: $3,365/week

Employment Contact

Samantha Stern
Recruiting Specialist
(302) 651-7520

No. of U.S. Offices: 1

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Wilmington, DE

Major Departments

Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring
Business Trust and Agency Services
Chancery/Corporate Litigation
Commercial Transactions
Corporate Advisory and Governance
Intellectual Property
Labor and Employment
Limited Liability Company and Partnership Advisory
Real Estate
Trusts and Estates
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.