Securities Firm Labaton Opens Del. Office

Law360, New York (January 21, 2010, 4:33 PM EST) -- New York-based securities firm Labaton Sucharow LLP has opened a branch in Wilmington, Del., led by partner Sidney S. Liebesman.

Labaton's decision was based on “increased demand by its growing institutional investor client base to address more directly corporate governance and fiduciary duty issues,” the firm said in a statement.

Liebesman, who was elected partner in the firm earlier in January, has been practicing in Delaware for more than 10 years, according to Labaton.

“Obviously Delaware is among the most important jurisdictions for the type of...
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