Jennifer M. Rutter

ASSOCIATE

PHONE 302 652 8400

Education & Admissions

  • University of Delaware (B.S. 2006)
  • Wilmington University (M.B.A. 2010)
  • Widener University Delaware Law School (J.D. 2014)
  • Supreme Court of the State of Delaware
  • United States District Court for the District of Delaware
  • Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

 

Associations

  • Delaware State Bar Association; Member
  • American Bar Association; Member

Attorney Profile

Jennifer has experience in all of Delaware’s courts, but focuses her practice on corporate and commercial litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery and the Delaware Superior Court. She represents clients in a wide range of matters, including complex commercial litigation, contract disputes, insurance coverage and personal injury cases, corporate governance disputes, appraisal proceedings, and breach of fiduciary duty actions.

Before joining the firm, Jennifer negotiated and drafted complex commercial contracts for a global investment bank. She also served as a judicial law clerk for The Honorable Diane Clarke Streett in the Delaware Superior Court.

Experience

  • Litigated cases in the Superior Court of Delaware in all three counties
  • Successfully resolved a dispute prior to arbitration on behalf of an insurance company
  • Negotiated, drafted, and executed dozens of capital markets contracts for OTC derivatives, repurchase agreements, and securities lending