Rudolf Koch has substantial experience litigating complex corporate and commercial disputes in Delaware’s state and federal courts. Rudy’s practice focuses on stockholder class actions, derivative lawsuits, contested mergers and acquisitions, contractual disputes, appraisal actions, and other statutory proceedings. He also advises general partners, corporate boards, and committees with respect to governance, litigation, internal investigations, and control disputes.
A frequent author, Rudy has been published in The Business Lawyer, The Review of Securities & Commodities Regulation, Insights: the Corporate and Securities Law Advisor, Business Law Today, and the Cornell Law Review. He has also lectured on corporate governance, class action settlements, and executive compensation.
Rudy clerked for the Honorable Maryanne Trump Barry, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and practiced commercial litigation at Cravath, Swaine & Moore prior to joining the firm in 2006. In law school, Rudy was lead symposium editor of the Cornell Law Review.