GREG WILLIAMS · DIRECTOR, RICHARDS, LAYTON & FINGER · BUSINESS LITIGATION; BUSINESS/CORPORATE · DELAWARE SUPER LAW YERS: 2007-2012; TOP 10: 2007-2012
“Delaware is a small state,” he adds.
After working as a public advocate and
“We don’t get a lot of publicity here. We
don’t have a major league sports team; we
don’t even have a commercial television
station. You don’t hear much about us.”
But in terms of corporate law, he was
learning, Delaware ruled.
clerking for Bayard, Brill & Handelman, he
accepted an offer from Richards Layton
right out of school. He’s never looked back.
time in corporate litigation, the hostile
takeover era, which spawned a tremendous
amount of litigation. As a young attorney,
you got to work on a constant stream of
high-profile matters. You were able to
learn from truly outstanding lawyers. I
worked with and under Charlie Richards
and Frank Balotti and Norm Veasey, who
went on later to become chief justice of the