Jeffrey M. Gorris

The current edition of Chambers USA states:  "Up-and-comer Jeffrey Gorris is viewed by sources as an 'excellent lawyer.'   He is well respected amongst members of the Delaware Bar for his robust chancery practice."

Education

University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2007

Levy Scholar
Editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review

University of Notre Dame, B.B.A., summa cum laude, 2000

Publications

“Delaware Corporate Law and the Model Business Corporation Act: A Study in Symbiosis,” 
74 Law and Contemporary Problems 107 (2011) (with Leo E. Strine, Jr. and Lawrence A. Hamermesh)

“A Practical Response to a Hypothetical Analysis of Section 203's Constitutionality,” 
65 The Business Lawyer 771 (2010) (with Stephen P. Lamb)

“Loyalty's Core Demand: The Defining Role of Good Faith in Corporation Law,” 
98 Georgetown Law Journal 629 (2010) (with Leo E. Strine, Jr., Lawrence A. Hamermesh & R. Franklin Balotti)

“Recent Delaware Law Developments in Advancement and Indemnification: An Analytical Guide,” 
6 New York University Journal of Law & Business (2009) (with Andy Johnston & Amy Simmerman)

“Waivers of ERISA Plan Benefits: Preventing Judicial Interpretations of a Complex Statute from Frustrating the Statute's Simple Purpose,”
155 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 717 (2007)

Prior Experience

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, 2009-2010

Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP, 2008-2009

Law Clerk to The Honorable Leo E. Strine, Jr., Delaware Court of Chancery, 2007-2008

State Bar Admission

Delware, 2007