Morris James has been recognized in the Chambers and Partners 2021 High Net Worth Guide, which ranks the top lawyers and law firms for private wealth and family/matrimonial law nationwide and globally. Chambers HNW rankings table identifies the leading professional advisers to the private wealth market in Delaware. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by the client. These recommendations are based on in-depth analysis provided by our team of experienced researchers.
Gretchen Knight, Bruce Tigani and Jim Gallagher earned recognition in the 2021 guide for their respective practices, as outlined below.
Gretchen Knight chairs the firm's Family Law Practice. With more than 30 years of experience, Gretchen provides compassionate and knowledgeable family law legal representation. With experience in litigating both routine and complex family law matters, Gretchen guides her clients through the complexity of the legal process while understanding her clients' goals, being responsive to their needs, and helping clients achieve their goals.
Private Wealth Law
Bruce Tigani chairs the firm’s Tax, Estates & Business Practice Group. With a law career spanning over 30 years, he maintains a broad-based business, tax, healthcare and real estate practice. In providing clients an integrated focus to both transactional and planning aspects essential to their needs, Bruce delivers a coordinated and comprehensive approach to the representation of regionally based closely-held businesses, professional practices, and individuals.
Jim Gallagher maintains a comprehensive business and tax practice that includes the preparation of wills, trusts, and other estate planning documents. In his business practice, Jim counsels and advises clients on business formation and management, including the drafting of operating agreements and stockholder agreements. He is experienced in the preparation, review, and negotiation of documents for the purchase and sale of assets or stock or other equity interests, as well as commercial and employment-related contracts.