Ashby & Geddes, P.A.

Ashby & Geddes, P.A.

Law Firm in Wilmington, DE

Firm Overview

Areas of Law:
-General Practice and Civil Litigation,including Corporate
and Intellectual Property Law.
-Commercial
-Bankruptcy
Main Office

Main Office
500 Delaware Avenue, 8th Floor, P.O. BOX 1150
Wilmington  DE  19899

Phone
  • 302-654-1888
Fax
  • 302-654-2067
Bankruptcy
Ashby & Geddes, P.A. will represent your Bankruptcy legal matters.
Areas of Law:
-General Practice and Civil Litigation, including Corporate
and Intellectual Property Law.
-Commercial
-Bankruptcy

Stephen E. Jenkins

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Member, 1980-1981 and Executive Editor, 1981-1982, Georgetown Law Journal. Member, Delaware Court of Chancery Rules Advisory Committee.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1982, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Georgetown University
Class of 1982
J.D.
magna cum laude

University Attended:
Georgetown University
Class of 1976
A.B.

Birth Information:
Born in 1954
Wilmington, Delaware, 1954

Military:
Lt. U.S. Army, 1976-1979

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association
Education
  • Georgetown University
    Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude , 1982

Randall E. Robbins

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Named, Best Lawyer's In Delaware, 1999-2011. Deputy Attorney General, State of Delaware, 1981-1984; Former Member, House Task Force on Medical Malpractice Liability.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1981, Virginia
1982, Delaware

Law School Attended:
University of Richmond
Class of 1981
J.D.

University Attended:
University of Richmond
Class of 1978
B.A.
magna cum laude

Birth Information:
Born in 1956
Wilmington, Delaware, 1956

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State (President, Torts and Insurance Practice, 2006) and American Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar; American Association of Justice; Delaware Trial Lawyers Association (President, 2003-2004; President-Elect 2002-2003).
Education
  • University of Richmond
    Juris Doctorate , 1981

Steven J. Balick

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Judicial Clerkship, Delaware Superior Court, 1981-1982. Deputy Attorney General, State of Delaware, 1982-1986. Member, Permanent Lawyers Advisory Committee, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware, 1992-1995.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1982, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Boston University
Class of 1981
J.D.

University Attended:
University of Delaware
Class of 1978
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1956
Wilmington, Delaware, 1956

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association; American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association.
Education
  • Boston University
    Juris Doctorate , 1981

William P. Bowden

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Member, Moot Court Honor Society; Local Bankruptcy Rules Committee; Member Advisory Board Views From The Bench 2001-2004.

Areas of Law:
Bankruptcy/Insolvency

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1989, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Brooklyn Law School
Class of 1988
J.D.

University Attended:
University of Delaware
Class of 1985
B.S.

Birth Information:
Born in 1957
Wilmington, Delaware, 1957

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association
Education
  • Brooklyn Law School
    Juris Doctorate , 1988

Richard D. Heines

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Associate Editor, 1986-1987 and Editor, 1987-1988, University of Pennsylvania Law Review. Judicial Clerkship, Honorable William T. Allen, Delaware Court of Chancery, 1989-1990.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1989, New York
1991, Delaware

Law School Attended:
University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1988
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
St. John's University
Class of 1985
B.S.
summa cum laude

Birth Information:
Born in 1964
Rockville Centre, New York, 1964

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association (Member of Council, General Corporation Law Section, 1999).
Education
  • University of Pennsylvania
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 1988

Philip Trainer, Jr.

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Staff, The Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, 1988-1989.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1989, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Widener University School of Law
Class of 1989
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
College of William & Mary
Class of 1982
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1960
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 1960

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association
Education
  • Widener University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 1989

Steven T. Margolin

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Order of Barristers; Woolsack Honor Society. Editor, Dickinson Law Review, 1991-1992.

Areas of Law:
-Commercial Litigation and Counseling
-Corporate Litigation and Counseling

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
-Admitted in 1992, Delaware
-U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
-U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

Law School Attended:
Dickinson School of Law
Class of 1992
J.D.
with honors

University Attended:
University of Delaware
Class of 1989
B.S.
magna cum laude

Birth Information:
Born in 1967
Wilmington, Delaware, 1967

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and American Bar Associations.
Education
  • Dickinson School of Law
    Juris Doctorate, with honors , 1992

Don A. Beskrone

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1985, New Jersey and Pennsylvania
1987, Arizona
2003, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Rutgers University School of Law - Camden
Class of 1985
J.D.

University Attended:
University of South Florida
Class of 1981
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1959
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1959
Education
  • Rutgers University School of Law - Camden
    Juris Doctorate , 1985

John G. Day

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Areas of Law:
-Civil Trial Practice
-Intellectual Property Trial Practice

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
-Admitted in 1985, Delaware
-1986, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
-2005, U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit

Law School Attended:
Temple University
Class of 1985
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
Gordon College
Class of 1979
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1957
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1957

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and Federal Bar Associations.
Education
  • Temple University
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 1985

Ricardo Palacio

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1998, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Villanova University
Class of 1998
J.D.

University Attended:
University of Delaware
Class of 1994
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1971
Wilmington, Delaware, 1971

Languages:
Spanish

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and American Bar Associations; American Bankruptcy Institute.
Education
  • Villanova University
    Juris Doctorate , 1998

Carolyn S. Hake

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Phi Beta Kappa. Staff Member, 1997-1998 and Research Editor, 1998-1999, The Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Wolcott Law Clerk to the Honorable Randy J. Holland, Delaware Supreme Court, 1998-1999.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1999, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Widener University School of Law
Class of 1999
J.D.
summa cum laude

University Attended:
University of Delaware
Class of 1996
B.A.
cum laude

Birth Information:
Born in 1974
Carmichael, California, 1974

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association
Education
  • Widener University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate, summa cum laude , 1999

Gregory Alan Taylor

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Staff Member, 1998-1999 and Articles Editor, 1999-2000, The Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Legal Intern to the Honorable E. Norman Veasey, Chief Justice, Delaware Supreme Court, 1999.

Areas of Law:
Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2000, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Widener University School of Law
Class of 2000
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
University of Delaware
Class of 1997
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1975
Johnson City, New York, 1975

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and American Bar Associations; American Bankruptcy Institute; Delaware Bankruptcy Inn of Court.
Education
  • Widener University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 2000

Catherine A. Gaul

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2002, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Boston College Law School
Class of 2002
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
Dartmouth College
Class of 1999
B.A.
cum laude

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and American Bar Associations
Education
  • Boston College Law School
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 2002

Tiffany Geyer Lydon

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Phi Kappa Phi. Staff Member, 1998-1999 and Research Editor, 1999-2000, The Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Wolcott Law Clerk to the Honorable Carolyn Berger, Delaware Supreme Court, 1999-2000.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
-Admitted in 2000, Delaware
-2001, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
-2008, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

Law School Attended:
Widener University School of Law
Class of 2000
J.D.
magna cum laude

University Attended:
Dickinson College
Class of 1997
B.A.
cum laude

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State, Federal and American Bar Associations.
Education
  • Widener University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude , 2000

Aaron Stulman

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2012, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Widener University School of Law
Class of 2012
J.D.
magna cum laude

University Attended:
Franklin & Marshall College
Class of 2009
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1987
1987

Associations & Memberships:
-Member, Delaware State Bar Association
-Member, American Bar Association
-Member, Delaware Bankruptcy American Inn of Court
-Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
Education
  • Widener University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude , 2012

Peter Kyle

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2013, Delaware

Law School Attended:
William & Mary Law School
Class of 2013
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
Washington & Lee University
Class of 2009
B.A.
magna cum laude

Birth Information:
Born in 1987
1987
Education
  • William & Mary Law School
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 2013

Leigh- Anne M. Raport

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Areas of Law:
Bankruptcy

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2007, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Widener University
Class of 2007
J.D.
magna cum laude

University Attended:
Widener University
Class of 2004
B.S.
summa cum laude
Education
  • Widener University
    Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude , 2007

Lauren E. Maguire

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Phi Delta Phi.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2002, Delaware

Law School Attended:
University of Maryland
Class of 2002
J.D.
with honor

University Attended:
University of Delaware
Class of 1999
B.S.N.

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and Federal Bar Associations.
Education
  • University of Maryland
    Juris Doctorate, with honor , 2002

Andrew D. Cordo

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
-Admitted in 2004, Delaware
-2005, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware and U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

Law School Attended:
Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University
Class of 2004
J.D.

University Attended:
Miami University
Class of 2001
B.S.

Miami University
Class of 2001
B.A.

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and American Bar Associations
Education
  • Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University
    Juris Doctorate , 2004

Frederick T. Mickler, IV

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Editor in Chief, 2008-2009, Staff Editor, 2007-2008, Rutgers Law Journal.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2009, Delaware and U.S. District Court, District of Delaware

Law School Attended:
Rutgers University School of Law-Camden
Class of 2009
J.D.

University Attended:
University of South Carolina
Class of 2005
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1983
Columbia, South Carolina, 1983

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association
Education
  • Rutgers University School of Law-Camden
    Juris Doctorate , 2009

Andrew C. Mayo

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2008, Delaware

Law School Attended:
University of Florida
Class of 2007
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Class of 2000
B.S.
cum laude

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association; American Intellectual Property Law Association
Education
  • University of Florida
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 2007

Amanda W. Herrmann

Attorney in Wilmington, DE
Executive Editor, Villanova Sports & Ent. L.J.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
-Admitted in 2004, Delaware and U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
-2013, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

Law School Attended:
Villanova University School of Law
Class of 2004
J.D.

University Attended:
University of Virginia
Class of 1997
B.A.

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State (Member, Bankruptcy Law) and American Bar Associations; Federal Bar Association.
Education
  • Villanova University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 2004

Benjamin W. Keenan

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Areas of Law:
Bankruptcy/Insolvency

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2005, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Widener University School of Law
Class of 2004
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
Kenyon College
Class of 1989
B.A.
with distinction

Birth Information:
Born in 1967
Baltimore, Maryland, 1967

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association.
Education
  • Widener University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 2004

Karen B. Skomorucha Owens

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Phi Beta Kappa; Order of the Coif; Associate Managing Editor, The American University Law Review; Judicial Clerk for the Honorable Brendan Linehan Shannon, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware; Judicial Intern for the Honorable Stephen S. Mitchell, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Virginia.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Director

Admission Details:
-Admitted in 2005, Delaware
-2006, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
-2010, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

Law School Attended:
American University
Class of 2005
J.D.
summa cum laude; Order of the Coif

University Attended:
Pennsylvania State University
Class of 2001
B.A.
Phi Beta Kappa

Associations & Memberships:
Federal and Delaware State Bar Associations; American Bankruptcy Institute; Delaware Bankruptcy American Inn of Court (Secretary/Treasurer).
Education
  • American University
    Juris Doctorate, summa cum laude , 2005

Toni-Ann Platia

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Phi Kappa Phi. Staff Member, The Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, 2005-2007. Judicial Extern to the Honorable Jane R. Roth, United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 2006-2007.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2007, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Widener University
Class of 2007
J.D.
magna cum laude

University Attended:
Villanova University
Class of 2003
B.S.
cum laude

Birth Information:
Born in 1981
Long Island City, New York, 1981

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and American Bar Associations.
Education
  • Widener University
    Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude , 2007

Stacy L. Newman

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Managing Editor, Albany Law Review. Judicial Clerkship: Superior Court of Delaware For The Honorable James T. Vaughn, Jr., 2007-2008.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2007, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Albany Law School of Union University
Class of 2007
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
University of Delaware
Class of 2004
B.A.
cum laude

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State Bar Association.
Education
  • Albany Law School of Union University
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 2007

Marie Degnan

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Managing Editor, Temple Law Review. Judicial Intern to the Honorable Michael M. Baylson, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2009. Judicial Intern to the Honorable Timothy J. Savage, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2009.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
Admitted in 2011, Delaware
2012, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware

Law School Attended:
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Class of 2011
J.D.
magna cum laude

University Attended:
University of Pennsylvania
Class of 2006
B.A.

Associations & Memberships:
Member, Delaware State Bar Association.
Education
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law
    Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude , 2011

Phillip Sumpter

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Associate

Admission Details:
-Admitted in 2012, Delaware
-2013, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware

Law School Attended:
J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University
Class of 2012
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended:
Brigham Young University - Idaho
Class of 2008
B.S.
summa cum laude

Birth Information:
Born in 1984
Provo, Utah, 1984

Languages:
Spanish
Education
  • J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude , 2012

Lawrence C. Ashby

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Order of the Coif; Phi Delta Phi. Case and Note Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review, 1969-1970. Member, Board of Bar Examiners, 1983-1990 and Delaware Supreme Court Rules Advisory Committee, 1987-1993. Member, Permanent Lawyers Advisory Committee for the United States District Court for the District of Delaware, 1985-1988, 1995-1998.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Of Counsel

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1970, Delaware

Law School Attended:
Vanderbilt University
Class of 1970
J.D.

University Attended:
Williams College
Class of 1967
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1945
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1945

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State (Council, Corporate Law Section, Chairman, 1996-1998) and American Bar Associations.
Education
  • Vanderbilt University
    Juris Doctorate , 1970

James McC. Geddes

Attorney in Wilmington, DE

Special Rate Counsel, Delaware Public Service Commission, 1981.

Experience & Credentials:

Position:
Of Counsel

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1976, Virginia
1977, Delaware

Law School Attended:
College of William & Mary
Class of 1975
J.D.

University Attended:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Class of 1971
B.A.

American Graduate School of International Management
Class of 1972
M.I.M.

Birth Information:
Born in 1949
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1949

Associations & Memberships:
Delaware State and American Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Delaware Trial Lawyers Association.
Education
  • College of William & Mary
    Juris Doctorate , 1975
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