Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP has announced that eight practice areas and 16 partners were recognized in the 2008 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. The firm's employment law department stood alone as the top-ranked firm in Delaware,was rated in the top tier for bankruptcy/restructuring and real estate zoning/land use.
The firm was also cited as practice leaders for the Chancery, Corporate/ M&A, Corporate/M&A: Alternative Entities, Intellectual Property and Real Estate practices. In individual attorney rankings, James L. Patton, Jr., Robert S. Brady, David McBride and Sheldon N. Sandler were all ranked in the top-tier of their respective practices.
The following Young Conaway practices and attorneys were recognized as leaders in their respective fields: James L. Patton Jr., Robert S. Brady, Pauline Morgan and Michael R. Nestor (Bankruptcy/ Restructuring); David McBride and Bruce L Silverstein (Chancery); David McBride (Corporate/M&A); Norman Powell (Corporate/M&A: Alternative Entities); John Shaw and Josy W. Ingersoll (Intellectual Property); Sheldon N. Sandler, Barry M. Willoughby, Scott Holt and William W. Bowser (Labor & Employment); Eugene A. DiPrinzio (Real Estate); Lisa Goodman and Larry J. Tarabicos (Real State: Zoning/Land Use).