Corinne Elise Amato

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Litigation
  • General Litigation

CORINNE ELISE AMATO practices in the area of corporate and commercial litigation.  Ms. Amato’s practice primarily involves mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and other complex corporate governance and business matters in the Delaware Court of Chancery.

Ms. Amato is a magna cum laude graduate of both Franklin & Marshall College and Widener University School of Law.  While attending law school, Ms. Amato served on the administrative board of The Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, was a member of Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, and served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Gregory M. Sleet, United States District Court Judge for the District of Delaware.  Ms. Amato was admitted to practice in the State of Delaware in 2007 and was recognized in the 2014 through 2017 editions of Super Lawyers, Delaware as a Rising Star in Business Litigation.

Recent Speaking Engagements


Panelist, March 5, 2020, 32nd Annual Tulane Corporate Law Institute, “Delaware Developments”

Panelist, February 7, 2020, 24th Annual Rubenstein-Walsh Seminar on Ethics & Professionalism 2020, “Dealing with the Difficult Client in the Court of Chancery”

Panelist, January 10, 2020, Practising Law Institute (PLI), Mergers & Acquisitions 2020: Advanced Trends and Developments, “Delaware Litigation Developments Part 1”

Panelist, June 14, 2019, Delaware State Bar Association, Bench and Bar Conference, “Chancery Law:  The Road to Equity is Paved with Preparation – Chancery Changes and Judicial Exchanges”

Panelist, May 9, 2019, Practising Law Institute (PLI), Delaware Law Developments 2019: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know, “Recent Developments in Delaware Law”

Panelist, March 15, 2019, 31st Annual Tulane Corporate Law Institute, “Delaware Developments”

Panelist, November 29, 2018, Practising Law Institute (PLI), Directors’ Institute on Corporate Governance (Sixteenth Annual), “Trends in Criminal and Regulatory Enforcement – A Candid Conversation with Top Current and Former Officials”

Panelist, May 31, 2018, Practising Law Institute (PLI), Delaware Law Developments 2018: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know, “Recent Developments in Delaware Law”

Professional Activities:

  • Member, Corporation Law Council of the Corporation Law Section of the Delaware State Bar Association
  • Member, Delaware Supreme Court Rules Committee
  • Member, American Bar Association including Business Law and Litigation Sections
  • Member, Delaware State Bar Association and Section on Corporate Law
  • Member, Past Executive Committee Member and Past Secretary, Richard S. Rodney American Inn of Court
  • Past Associate Member, Board of Bar Examiners of the Supreme Court of the State of Delaware

Bar Admissions:

  • Delaware
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the District of Delaware
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit


  • Franklin & Marshall College (B.A., 2004)
  • Widener University School of Law (J.D., 2007)