Richard W. Riley

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F: 302.357.3286

Richard W. Riley concentrates his practice in bankruptcy law, particularly Chapter 11 reorganization cases and commercial workouts. Mr. Riley has represented virtually every type of constituency in the reorganization process. A large focus of his practice is the representation of the agent or institutional  senior secured lenders in syndicated credit facilities. When not involved in workouts and bankruptcies, Mr. Riley represents parties in litigation matters and regularly appears in bankruptcy appeals, commercial cases and patent cases. A focus of his litigation practice is representing generic pharmaceutical companies as their Delaware counsel in ANDA litigation in federal district court. 


  • Recipient of the 2010 Large Turnaround Award from the Turnaround Management Association
Debtors' Counsel
  • In re Archway Cookies, LLC, et al.
  • In re Rehrig International Incorporated, et al.
  • In re Sleep Innovations, et al.

Creditors' Committee Counsel
  • In re Fluid Routing Solutions, et al.
  • In re Orleans Homebuilders, Inc., et al.
  • In re Trico Steel Company, LLC, et al.

Agent or Secured Lending Group Counsel
  • In re Friendly Ice Cream Corporation, et al.
  • In re Perkins & Marie Callender’s Inc., et al.
  • In re Harry & David Holdings, Inc., et al.
  • In re American Safety Razor, LLC, et al.
  • Greatwide Logistics Services, LLC, et al.
  • Leiner Health Products, Inc., et al.
  • New Vision Television, LLC, et al.
  • Majestic Star Casinos, Inc., et al.
  • In re Nellson Nutraceutical, Inc., et al.

ANDA Litigation
  • Genzyme Corporation, et al. v. Sandoz Inc., et al., Case No. 09-285 (GMS) (D. Del.) (Consolidated).
  • Astrazeneca AB v. Wockhardt USA, LLC, et al.
  • GlaxoSmithKline LLC, et al., v. Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc., USA
  • Forest Laboratories v. Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc., USA, et al.