Pinckney, Weidinger, Urban & Joyce LLC


  • MBE
  • WBE

Firm Size

  • 6-10

Willing to Act as Local Counsel

  • Yes

Pinckney, Weidinger, Urban & Joyce LLC is a majority women-owned law firm representing individual, corporate and alternative entity clients, including partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability companies and joint ventures in Delaware. The Firm handles state court corporate and commercial litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery and Superior Court, and appeals to the Delaware Supreme Court. Our experience includes, among other things, actions related to: Officer and Director advancement and indemnification, Board of Director representation, contested elections, stockholder appraisals, books and record demands, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, director and officer defense, corporate and alternative entity dissolution, employment, insurance, interpleader, mergers and acquisitions, trust, trade secrets and non-competes through trial and appeal. The Firm also has experience in arbitrating and mediating these same issues.

We routinely handle expedited matters such as TRO’s, injunctions, and summary proceedings under the Delaware Corporate Code and their alternative entity counterparts. We regularly serve as lead counsel, or, collaboratively with firms nationwide, as Delaware local counsel.

In federal matters, the Firm is experienced in federal district court litigation, arbitration and mediation, including diversity cases involving all subject matter and intellectual property litigation including patent infringement, trademark dilution and license disputes, etc. The Firm also has expertise prosecuting patents and trademarks in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. In our bankruptcy practice, the Firm has expertise in handling a wide variety of matters (both in Delaware and elsewhere) including creditor representation, adversary proceedings and other bankruptcy-related litigation.


Practice Areas

  • ADR/Arbitration
  • Banking and Finance
    • Bankruptcy and Credit Restructuring and Workouts
    • Litigation
  • Corporate
    • Corporate Governance
  • Insurance
    • Professional Liability/E&O/D&O
  • Intellectual Property
    • Copyright
    • Other Transactions
    • Patents
    • Trademark
  • Labor & Employment
    • Class Actions / MDL
    • Leave and Pay Acts (e.g. FLSA / FMLA / Service Contracts Act / Davis Bacon Act / Walsh-Healey)
    • Trade Secret
  • Litigation/Trials
    • Construction
    • Corporate/Commercial (Shareholder Derivative Suits, Securities, FINRA, Antitrust, Banking, Bankruptcy, etc.)
    • Employment (HR, Discrimination, ERISA, Labor, Workers Comp, etc.)
    • Estate/Trust Law
    • Intellectual Property (Patent/Trademark)
  • Privacy and Information Security/Cyber
  • Securities
    • FINRA Litigation