Jenness Parker focuses her practice on deal litigation and corporate governance litigation matters in Delaware and other state and federal courts around the country.


Ms. Parker provides advice to corporations and their boards of directors on issues of corporate governance and the Delaware General Corporation Law. Her experience includes defending corporations, directors and officers, and their advisers in derivative and class action lawsuits relating to, among other things, mergers and acquisitions, fiduciary duty challenges, and stockholders disputes. Ms. Parker was named a 2016 Delaware Lawyer on the Fast Track by The Delaware Law Weekly. In addition, she is on the board of editors of the treatise Mergers and Acquisitions Deal Litigation Under Delaware Corporation Law.



  • J.D., The University of Iowa College of Law, 2004 (Articles Editor, Journal of Corporation Law)
  • B.A., Central College, 2000


  • Delaware
  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware


  • President, Board of Delaware Bar Foundation
  • Member, National Advisory Council, Central College (2007-Present)
  • Member, Richard S. Rodney American Inn of Court (2005-Present)


  • Clerkship, Hon. Randy J. Holland of the Delaware Supreme Court (2004-2005)

Jenness E. Parker