AMY SIMMERMAN

Partner
Corporate

EXPERIENCE:

Amy Simmerman is a partner in the Wilmington, Delaware, office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. Her practice focuses on providing advice on all aspects of Delaware corporate law, including with regard to fiduciary duties, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, corporate formation, stock issuances and preferred stock investments, advancement and indemnification, dissolution and liquidation, and various statutory matters. Amy also has been involved in many special committee assignments and internal investigations and provides corporate advice in the context of litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Amy was corporate counsel at a global software company, where she focused on corporate law issues and M&A. Prior to that, she practiced for several years in the Delaware corporate law counseling group at Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP in Wilmington, Delaware.

EDUCATION:
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center
    Magna Cum Laude, Order of the Coif
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania
    Summa Cum Laude
ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:
  • Board Member, American Civil Liberties Union of Delaware
  • Chair of the Development Committee, American Civil Liberties Union of Delaware
  • Vice Chair, Private Company Target Merger Agreement Task Force, Business Law Section, American Bar Association
SELECT PUBLICATIONS:
SELECT SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS:
  • "A Delaware Perspective: Why Choose Delaware?" Presentation to Business Law Section of the New Jersey Bar Association, March 3, 2011
ADMISSIONS:
  • State Bar of Delaware

Contact Information

222 Delaware Avenue
Suite 800
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone | 302-304-7607
Fax | 866-974-7329

Email | Amy Simmermanasimmerman@wsgr.com


Areas of Expertise

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