Kathaleen S. McCormick

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Kathaleen's practice focuses on corporate, alternative entity, and commercial litigation, primarily in the Delaware Court of Chancery.  Her litigation practice frequently involves expedited proceedings, including requests for temporary restraining orders and preliminary injunctive relief.  Kathaleen has experience in a variety of substantive areas, including Delaware corporate and alternative entity law, mergers and acquisitions, access to books and records, indemnification and advancement, complex contractual agreements, arbitration agreements, covenants not to compete, and trade secret misappropriation.  

Kathaleen grew up in Smyrna, Delaware, and currently resides in New Castle, Delaware.  She began her legal career as a staff attorney for Delaware's Community Legal Aid Society, Inc.  Prior to her legal practice, Kathaleen engaged in human rights work with Belfast-based organizations, including Madden & Finucane, Solicitors, and Intercomm Belfast.


  • Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chancery, 2016 - Present
  • Under 40 Hot List, Benchmark Litigation 2016
  • Recipient of the Roxana Arsht Fellowship for work in the non-profit legal sector

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Delaware State Bar Association, Women and the Law Section, Member
  • Delaware Volunteer Legal Services, Volunteer
  • First State Montessori Academy, Inc., Founder and Board Member
  • St. Patrick's Day Society, Member