22 Young Conaway Attorneys Named 2017 Delaware Super Lawyers

May 14, 2017Press Release


Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP is pleased to announce that 22 of the firm’s attorneys were identified for inclusion in this year’s Delaware Super Lawyers® list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers® to receive this honor. The Young Conaway attorneys named include: 

Ryan M. Bartley - Bankruptcy and a Rising Star 

Rolin P. Bissell - Business/Corporate 

William W. Bowser - Employment & Labor 

Robert S. Brady - Bankruptcy 

Margaret M. DiBianca - Employment & Labor and a Rising Star 

Richard A. DiLiberto, Jr. - Personal Injury Plaintiff: General 

Anthony G. Flynn- Nonprofit Organizations 

Anne Shea Gaza- Intellectual Property Litigation 

Edwin J. Harron - Bankruptcy 

William D. Johnston - Business Litigation 

Timothy E. Lengkeek - Personal Injury Plaintiff: General 

David C. McBride – Mergers & Acquisitions 

Pauline K. Morgan - Bankruptcy 

Michael R. Nestor - Bankruptcy 

Elena C. Norman - Business Litigation

James L. Patton, Jr. - Bankruptcy 

Robert F. Poppiti, Jr. - Bankruptcy and a Rising Star 

Joel A. Waite - Bankruptcy 

Neilli M. Walsh - Personal Injury Plaintiff: General 

Barry M. Willoughby - Employment & Labor 

Natalie Wolf - Personal Injury Plaintiff: General 

Richard A. Zappa - Personal Injury Plaintiff: Medical Malpractice 

Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. 

The Super Lawyers® lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers® Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. Super Lawyers® Magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law. For more information about Super Lawyers®, visit 

The Rising Star list is developed using the same research techniques as Super Lawyers®. However, the candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. Only 2.5 percent of attorneys within a state are nominated as Rising Stars.