Blake Rohrbacher is a Director at Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A., in Wilmington, Delaware. He focuses his practice on litigation as well as advisory and transactional matters relating to Delaware corporations and alternative entities. He litigates corporate control, governance, M&A, fiduciary, statutory, and contractual disputes in the Delaware Court of Chancery and the Delaware Supreme Court, and he advises corporate boards and board committees regarding governance, fiduciary duties, and mergers and acquisitions.
The author of numerous legal publications, Blake also has particular expertise in Delaware law regarding nonprofit and nonstock corporations, having served on the drafting subcommittee responsible for the 2010 nonstock amendments to Delaware’s General Corporation Law. Blake also assisted in drafting the Delaware Rapid Arbitration Act. Blake was appointed by then-Chancellor Strine to the Court of Chancery Rules Committee.
Blake received his B.A. degree from Yale University and his J.D. degree from Yale Law School. Following law school, he was a clerk for the Honorable Thomas L. Ambro, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.