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Welcome to the Delaware Supreme Court

      The Delaware Supreme Court is the highest court in the State of Delaware. The Court has final appellate jurisdiction in criminal cases in which the sentence exceeds certain minimums, in civil cases as to final judgments and for certain other orders of the Court of Chancery, the Superior Court, and the Family Court. The Supreme Court has discretionary jurisdiction to issue writs of prohibition, quo warranto, certiorari, mandamus or to accept appeals of certain non-final orders or certified questions. Learn about oral argument procedures in the Supreme Court.

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Judicial Ethics Advisory Opinions Advisory opinions issued by the Delaware Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee
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Annual and Statistical Reports
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the Supreme Court
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Notice for third year law students seeking Judicial Clerkships with the Delaware Supreme Court
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Bar Bench Media Conference
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Supreme Court News
Justice Randy J. Holland

Justice Holland Edits Book for Library of Congress Commemorating the 800th Anniversary of Magna Carta (November 10, 2014) new icon

Justice Randy J. Holland to Receive the American Inns of Court 2014 Lewis F. Powell Award for Professionalism and Ethics (8/5/2014)

State of the Judiciary Address, Chief Justice Leo E. Strine, Jr. (June 4, 2014) State of the Judiciary Address Overview

Court on the Judiciary Appoints Preliminary Investigatory Committee Members and Order Amending Court on the Judiciary Rules 5 and 5.1

Delaware Supreme Court Rule Amends Delaware Supreme Court Rules 2(b), 15(a)(iii), 16(c), 69(b) and Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedure V(1)(a)(i).

Delaware Supreme Court Amends Supreme Court Rule 82(b) Effective Immediately.

Delaware Supreme Court Amends Delaware Rules of Evidence 510, 606(b), 801(d)(1), and 803(10) Effective July 1, 2014.

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Board of Bar Examiners
Considers applications for admission and results of examinations for admissions to the Delaware State Bar
Board of Bar Examiners

Commission on Continuing Legal Education
Administers legal education compliance for members of the Delaware State Bar

Commission on Continuing Legal Education

Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection
Provides monetary relief to clients who have suffered financial losses as result of dishonest lawyer conduct
Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection

Office of Disciplinary Counsel
Regulates the practice of law by evaluating, investigating and prosecuting lawyer misconduct for the Court
Office of Disciplinary Counsel

Commission on Law and Technology
Provides Delaware Lawyers with guidance and education in the aspects of technology and the practice of law.
Judicial Ethics Advisory Opinions