Rebecca Van Derlaske focuses her practice primarily in the areas of securities law, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate law. She advises clients on a wide variety of business combinations and other corporate transactional matters.



William & Mary School of Law, (J.D., summa cum laude, 2013)

The College of William & Mary, (B.A., magna cum laude, 2009)

Bar Admissions

2014, New York


Kleinberg Kaplan Advises MG Capital Management in Its Consent Solicitation and Successful Settlement with HC2 Holdings

May 14, 2020

May 14, 2020 – Kleinberg Kaplan’s activism team advised MG Capital Management Ltd. (together with its affiliates, “MG Capital”) both in connection with its 2020 consent solicitation and the resulting settlement, announced earlier today, with HC2 Holdings, Inc. (“HC2”). MG Capital is led by Third Point alum and first-time activist Michael Gorzynski, who, together with…

Please Mute Your Line: Delaware Streamlines Procedures for Virtual Stockholder Meetings

April 9, 2020

Delaware Governor John Carney issued an amendment to Delaware’s State of Emergency Order late Monday evening (the “DE Order”) granting Delaware corporations new flexibility to hold annual and special meetings during the COVID-19 pandemic.1 The Order Delaware corporations that have already provided notice to their stockholders of a physical annual or special meeting can now…