May 1, 2019

Smith, Katzenstein & Jenkins LLP is pleased to announce that David A. Jenkins, Laurence V. Cronin, Neal C. Belgam, and Molly DiBianca have been named leaders in their respective fields by Chambers USA 2019, one of the world’s most respected legal directories.  Chambers USA is an independent and objective annual publication that is among the most reputable law firm directories in the world.  It employs a team of full-time researchers who interview thousands of lawyers and their clients around the world in order to identify the world’s leading lawyers and law firms.

David A. Jenkins represents both plaintiffs and defendants in a range of corporate disputes, from stock appraisal actions to breach of fiduciary duty and books and records disputes. Sources say: “He’s very focused, collegial, practical and highly regarded by the court.”

Laurence V. Cronin is an experienced and well-respected employment attorney noted for assisting clients with breach of contract, tortious interference and non-compete enforcement claims. A peer notes: “I think very highly of him – he is a great counselor with a lot of experience and really good common sense.”

Neal C. Belgam is noted for his proficiency in handling intellectual property matters in the pharmaceutical sector and frequently serves as Delaware counsel in Hatch-Waxman, biosimilar and patent infringement litigation. Clients say: “Neal brings a depth of knowledge and judgment about the Delaware judiciary, combined with an ability to really engage in substantive issues.”

Molly DiBianca possesses a wealth of experience assisting clients with non-compete and discrimination claims in both state and federal courts. She also regularly counsels clients on HR and personnel matters. Clients say: “She is an engaging, caring and expert counselor who is extremely responsive and attentive.”