WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP is pleased to announce that
Amelia Messa has joined the Firm as Of Counsel in the Finance &
Restructuring Group in Delaware.
Ms. Messa’s practice focuses on business transactions using Delaware
alternative entities, including limited liability companies,
partnerships (limited and general), and statutory trusts. She assists in
all aspects of the operation of Delaware alternative entities, including
advising on their formation, governance, reorganization, contract
interpretation, fiduciary duties, and dissolution.
Prior to joining Dorsey, Ms. Messa practiced in the corporate group at
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. She previously practiced for several
years at Richards, Layton & Finger in Delaware. She received a B.S. in
Finance from The Pennsylvania State University and a J.D. from the
Villanova University School of Law.
“Amelia brings with her a wealth of Delaware entity expertise and is a
great addition to Dorsey’s excellent corporate group,” noted Bill
Stoeri, Managing Partner of Dorsey & Whitney. “She is a strong strategic
fit with a number of our practice areas including M&A, private equity
and the broader investment funds area.”
“I am extremely happy to be joining Dorsey and its incredible group of
lawyers around the world,” added Ms. Messa. “Dorsey’s corporate
transactional and compliance practices have great depth, and I look
forward to contributing to all that the Firm has to offer clients.”
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well as major non-profit and government entities.