Bench & Bar Service

Beyond Ashby & Geddes’ dedication to its own practice, our lawyers are frequently called upon by the Courts and our colleagues to serve the bench and bar in many other capacities.  In that regard, Ashby & Geddes lawyers are currently involved or have previously or gone on to serve in a variety of roles, including the following:

  • Court-appointed receiver for a Delaware corporation with a deadlocked Board of Directors
  • Court-appointed examiner in Chapter 11 bankruptcy case
  • Court-appointed liquidating trustee for Delaware partnership and receiver for dissolved Delaware corporation
  • Court-appointed discovery master for a complex Chancery litigation
  • Court-appointed master to determine the reasonableness of fees and expenses being advanced under Delaware’s indemnification statute
  • Court-appointed trustee for the Office of Disciplinary Counsel
  • Member, Delaware Supreme Court Rules Advisory Committee
  • Member, Delaware Court of Chancery Rules Advisory Committee
  • Member, United States District Court Permanent Lawyers Advisory Committee
  • Member, United States District Court Intellectual Property Advisory Committee
  • Member, United States Bankruptcy Court Local Rules Committee
  • Member, Delaware Board of Bar Examiners
  • Articles Editor, Delaware Law Review (Bar Association magazine)
  • Chairman and Member of the Delaware Corporation Law Council
  • President and Member of the Board of Governors of the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association
  • Panelists, Continuing Legal Education programs involving our practice areas
  • United States District Judge for the District of Delaware
  • United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Delaware