LRC has once again been ranked among the leading law firms in the United States in Chambers USA 2014: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Nearly half of the law firm was recognized individually as leaders in their respective fields for Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Rick Cobb, Adam Landis and Kerri Mumford) and Chancery (Dan Rath and Rebecca Butcher) in Delaware.
The following editorial comments were published in regard to both the law firm and the individual attorneys recognized:
“Represents a fine choice of counsel for debtors and is particularly adept on restructuring and Chapter 11 proceedings.”
“They all bring a high skill set to the table. They have the knowledge and expertise.”
…praise for Adam Landis’ excellent strategic approach to matters and for his ability to “get a result in the bankruptcy court that is in the client’s interest.”
Richard Cobb is recommended for his litigation strengths… and his “common-sense approach,” “good judgment” and “pragmatic views.”
Rebecca Butcher represents companies and directors in the full range of Court of Chancery matters. Sources attest to her “willingness to pursue out-of-the-box remedies.”
Daniel Rath wins warm praise from interviewees, with one source relating that he is “good on his feet” and “sensitive to how the court reacts.” He recently defended US Education Loan Trust IV in connection with claims by RBS Capital Markets for breach of indenture.
Kerri Mumford has a great deal of experience in handling Chapter 11 cases and is singled out for her broad-ranging knowledge and fine technical expertise.