Cross & Simon, LLC attorneys have litigated and tried cases in every Delaware court, including matters of corporate governance and valuation, trust and estate disputes, trade secret misappropriation claims, breach of fiduciary duty claims, contract actions and bad faith claims, intellectual property disputes, consumer class actions, and other complex civil actions.

We also have experience in the Delaware Bankruptcy Court handling corporate insolvency and restructuring cases, and out-of-court workouts. Our attorneys regularly represent debtors, trustees, creditors and stakeholders in chapter 11 and chapter 7 bankruptcy cases, and adversary proceedings. We form and dissolve Delaware corporate entities.

Our cases are important to our clients, and important to us. Our attorneys are smart, tenacious, wise and unwavering in their commitment to protecting clients' interests — against any adversary.

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The national Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law submits a letter to the Delaware Secretary of Education Dr. Susan Bunting, asking her to investigate school practices that may include the unfair discipline of Black students with disabilities and segregative assignments to schools for those students. The letter highlights a case, Coalition for Education Reform v. Indian River School District, where the plaintiffs alleged that the district's George Washington Carver Academy had operated as an alternative setting with deplorable learning conditions primarily for Black males ages 3 to 18 over a 20-year period. The case settled in 2019. The March 9 letter to Secretary Bunting can be found here


Cross & Simon obtains Chancery Court order compelling production of privileged documents, upholding relevancy of Riggs analysis in fiduciary litigation. more


Cross & Simon's Chris Simon together with Ambassador Tom McDonald of Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease reach accord with Indian River School District resolving civil rights lawsuit and ending alleged discriminatory placements at George Washington Carver School. Consent Agreement / WBOC News Report


Cross & Simon obtains class action certification against Geico for claims of bad faith claims handling practices. more


Mike Vild engaged to represent the Delaware Attorney General in Delaware's opioid lawsuit. more


Cross & Simon welcomes former Delaware Deputy Attorney General Michael L. Vild to the firm. more


Cross & Simon files objections to Weinstein bankruptcy sale. Read the article on Variety.


Cross & Simon, together with Fields PLLC and Ruyak Cherian, LLP, files class action against Facebook and Cambridge Analytica in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware. Read the Press Release and the Class Action Complaint.


Cross & Simon's Joseph Grey assists Grant Thornton and Landsberg Law in obtaining a $5 million Judgment plus an award of attorneys’ fees in the Washington Mutual (WaMu) bankruptcy case. Contact Mr. Grey at Cross & Simon for further information. more


Cross & Simon joins Baker & Hostetler LLP as co-counsel in District Court civil rights case to close Sussex County school. more


Cross & Simon obtains Order granting petition for reformation of Trust in contested Chancery Court matter. more


Delaware Supreme Court affirms Chancery Court $16.2 million award for option holders in class action Kurt Fox v. CDX Holdings, Inc. obtained by Cross & Simon and Cahill Gambino.

UPDATE: Cross & Simon, LLC obtains Confirmation Order for Littleford Day, Inc. plan of liquidation. Littleford Day, Inc. is a manufacturer of mixers and blenders for chemicals, food, plastics, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, paint and pigments.

Cross & Simon, LLC together with Cahill Gambino LLP obtain $16.2 million award for option holders in Chancery Court class action Kurt Fox v. CDX Holdings, Inc. more

The U.S. Supreme Court holds Article III permits bankruptcy judges to adjudicate Stern claims with the parties’ knowing and voluntary consent. more


Delaware Supreme Court holds creditors are not required to demonstrate a corporation’s insolvency though judgment in order to maintain standing to pursue derivative claims. more


Black & Gerngross with Cross & Simon obtain $1.1 million jury verdict in Superior Court case. Piotrowski v. Edwards, C.A. No. N13C-02-209 DCS


Cross & Simon, LLC obtains favorable decision for executor in will contest. more
Chris Simon quoted in Daily Bankruptcy Review. more
Cross & Simon, LLC awarded attorney fees for repeated discovery violations in case against predatory/payday lender. more
Cross & Simon, LLC submits class action settlement for approval in District Court with multiple millions in benefits available to consumers. more
U.S. Supreme Court updates Stern v. Marshall with decision directing procedure for Bankruptcy Courts confronted with Stern claims – effectively affirming U.S. District Court for District of Delaware standing order. more
Cross & Simon, LLC receives final approval from District Court on class action settlement against MetLife. more
Cross & Simon, LLC successful again on appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. more
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files an action to stop unconscionable lending. more

Wilminton TrustRichard H. Cross, Jr.
listed among 100 Top Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers for 2011, 2012 and 2013. more

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obtains attorney fees and costs award of $703,784.25 against Defendant Wilmington Trust after obtaining a $2.7 million judgment for bad faith breach of trust. more

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obtains approval of million dollar settlement in class action against Nationwide Insurance. more

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successfully obtains confirmation of BroadSign International's plan of reorganization and in completing a sale of its assets to JedFam Group, LLC. more

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Cross & Simon's Nancy McClendon and family lead SMM basketball to 5th place finish at AAU national championship! view team photo


Cross & Simon files fraud and antitrust lawsuit against LabCorp. more


Cross & Simon and the Consumer Protection Unit (CPU) of the DOJ’s Fraud and Consumer Protection Division reached a settlement with Cornerstone. Cornerstone agreed to cease business in Delaware and refunded fees and costs totaling more than $115,000 to consumers in Delaware. more


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Dungee v. Davison – Cross & Simon receives District Court approval on class action settlement against invention promotion company. Millions in cash and benefits made available to consumers as part of the settlement.

James v. National Financial – Cross & Simon together with Pires Cooley obtains judgment against payday lender for unconscionable loan practices and violation of the Truth in Lending Act.

Cross & Simon, LLC obtains confirmation of plan reorganizing iconic North End Boston pizzeria. more

Cross & Simon, LLC (Chris Simon, Joe Grey and David Holmes) represent a party in litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery In the Matter of the Daniel Kloiber Dynasty Trust.

Cross & Simon, LLC successfully defends preference action at trial. more

Cross & Simon, LLC files Chapter 11 case to restructure iconic North End Boston pizza chain. more

Cross & Simon wins a Motion to Dismiss a preference case in the WorldSpace, Inc. bankruptcy proceedings. more

Universal Cooperatives, Inc. and its Domestic Subsidiaries File Chapter 11 Cases more

Cross & Simon, LLC helps creditor obtain relief from Bankruptcy Court sale order and recover unpaid cure claim. more

Cross & Simon, LLC to represent post-confirmation CP Liquidating, Inc. Liquidation Trust. more

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Attorney Chris Simon selected in 2012, 2013, and again in 2014 as a Delaware Super Lawyer. more

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Cross & Simon, LLC represents unions in the Tribune bankruptcy. more

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Listed By The Deal As One of the Top 100 Bankruptcy Law Firms. more

Cross & Simon, LLC
wins specific performance in $5,000,000 stock purchase agreement. more

Cross & Simon, LLC
obtains certification in class action against GEICO insurance company. more

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obtains recognition of ownership interest in company and judgment of over $600,000. more

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