Richard  W. Riley

Richard W. Riley

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F: 302.357.3286

Mr. Riley focuses on bankruptcy, corporate restructuring, creditors’ rights and related litigation.  Mr. Riley has represented debtors, secured creditors, creditors’ committees, insurers and large unsecured creditors in bankruptcy cases and out-of-court workouts.  He has advised clients in many large, complex and high profile chapter 11 cases in Delaware and other jurisdictions and has established a reputation for creative and pragmatic problem solving.
Mr. Riley has also represented 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.