About the Litigation Section

It is the mission of the DSBA’s Litigation Section to promote and advance the interests of attorneys and the judiciary in the litigation of civil matters, consistent with DSBA principles. The Section strives to: (i) enhance communication between the bench and the bar; (ii) promote the professional development and interests of its members; (iii) improve its members’ public service in advancing civil matters in this State; and (iv) to serve the community in which its members live and practice. In seeking to promote a common meeting ground for all attorneys who represent litigants in this State, the Section promotes and enhances communication by and between its members in ways that both enrich their professional careers and foster professionalism and camaraderie.

Click here to view the Section’s bylaws.

Section Events, Meetings & Information


2016-2017 Officers and Committee Members

Chair Adam V. Orlacchio Vice Chair  Patricia Winston
Secretary Kathleen Murphy Immediate Past-Chair Douglas Cummings
Council Member Patrick A. Costello Council Member Travis Hunter
Council Member Angeline M. Kogut Council Member Mary Dugan
Council Member  Onofrio de Gennaro


On June 2, 2011, the Superior Court adopted the Bench-Bar Liaison Program.  The current list of liaisons is available here

Minutes of prior meetings

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Resource Links

For information regarding Sections, please contact Janice Myrick, Director of Bar Services and Membership.
Changes to the Section’s webpage must be sent to WebsiteUpdates@dsba.org.