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Shelby M. Thornton

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Shelby M. Thornton is an associate in the firm's Corporate Litigation Group. She focuses her practice primarily on corporate and commercial litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery.

During law school, Shelby was a judicial extern for the Honorable Kent. A Jordan of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and a judicial intern for the Honorable Christopher J. Burke of the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.

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Widener University Delaware Law School, J.D., summa cum laude, 2021; Editor-in-Chief, Delaware Journal of Corporate Law; The Honorable Joseph W. deFuria Commencement Award; Outstanding Student Service Award

Rowan University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2018

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  • Delaware, 2022