Jennifer  M. Rutter

Jennifer M. Rutter

Associate, Business & Commercial Litigation

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Ms. Rutter has litigated a variety of matters, including breach of fiduciary duty actions, corporate and LLC dissolution actions, governance disputes, appraisal actions, advancement actions, restrictive covenant matters, and purchase agreement disputes. She concentrates her practice on commercial, corporate, and intellectual property litigation, with a focus on litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery, the Delaware Superior Court, and the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.



Widener University Delaware Law School (J.D.)

  • Research and Bluebook Editor, Widener Journal of Law, Economics & Race

Wilmington University (M.B.A.)

University of Delaware (B.S.)

  • MBNA America Scholar

Professional Admissions

State of Delaware

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

United States District Court for the District of Delaware

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Professional Activities

Delaware State Bar Association
Treasurer, Young Lawyers Section, 2018 – 2019
Member, Litigation Section

Richard S. Rodney Inn of Court

Judicial Clerkship(s)

Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Diane Clarke Streett, Superior Court of the State of Delaware, April-August 2016

Civic/Charitable Activities

Combined Campaign for Justice
Co-Chair, Combined Campaign Cup Planning Committee, 2017 – Present