News & Press

Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) guide

Gordon, Fournaris & Mammarella, P.A. (GF&M) has been recognized again in this year’s Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) guide. Ranked in Band 1, the trust and estates law firm is noted as being “a leader in Delaware” with “very important experience.” 

Peter S. Gordon Named Friend of the Academy

On June 3, 2018, Peter Gordon was awarded the Friend of the Academy award from Saint Edmond’s Academy. 

Andrew J. Rennick, Paul H. Ostien III, Charles P. O'Brien, Robert V.A. Harra III have been promoted to Director. GF&M would also like to welcome new associates, Mark P. Gordon and Patrick J. Rohrbach.

ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law

Director Dan Hayward will be a panelist on March 20, 2018 for the ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law, CLE Webinar Novel (and Not So Novel) Approaches to Adapt an Irrevocable Trust to Meet Today's Needs.

Philadelphia Estate Planning Council 2018 Luncheon Program

Director Michael Gordon will be speaking at the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council on February 13, 2018. His topic: "Why is Everyone Talking About Delaware Trusts?"

This luncheon program will focus on the various reasons why clients in other jurisdictions are choosing to create their trusts in Delaware or other trust friendly states.  Topics that will be covered include the use of dynasty trusts, directed trusts, self-settled asset protection trusts and silent trusts.

Dan Hayward, Rob Harra, Neil Lapinski and Bill Kelleher recently attended the Geneva Group International’s annual meeting in Vienna, Austria. Around 350 people from around the world attended the event. Dan, Rob and Bill spoke at the event on topics relating to Delaware trusts.

Attorney Simpson: Microcaptives a Growing Tool in ERM

Attorney Jeffrey Simpson of Gordon, Fournaris & Mammarella, said 831(b) captives are becoming an important tool in helping individuals and smaller organizations manage their risk.


Director Thomas Mammarella will be speaking at the Fundamentals of Real Estate 2017 seminar on February 15, 2017. His topic: 'Protecting Your Escrow Account'.

In an interview with John Weber for A.M. BestTV, Director Andrew Rennick explains that Delaware's approach to series captives allows sponsors to place different insurance programs under one unit.

Chambers and Partners has dedicated the last twenty-five years to researching and ranking the world’s best lawyers. They produce expert guides for the USA, UK, Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Canada and Global market and this year launched the Chambers High Net Worth guide – their first publication specifically aimed at the international private wealth market.