The Delaware State Bar Association has selected Morris James LLP partner P. Clarkson Collins, Jr. as the 2016 recipient of the Daniel L. Herrmann Professional Conduct Award. The award is presented to a member of the Delaware Bar who has demonstrated those qualities of courtesy and civility which, together with high ability and distinguished service, exemplifies the Delaware lawyer.
As a leader in bar activities, Mr. Collins serves on the Judicial Appointments Committee for the DSBA, and the Executive Council of the Corporation Law and the Corporate Counsel sections for the DSBA. He was a former Co-Chair by court appointment for the Delaware Supreme Court Committee to Revise Principles of Professionalism for Delaware Lawyers and to Develop Code of Professionalism for Judges. Mr. Collins is a former member of the Delaware Judicial Nominating Commission, and former secretary and board member of the Delaware Board of Bar Examiners.
Mr. Collins chairs Morris James Litigation Section and is a former Managing Partner of Morris James, with more than 38 years of litigation experience in complex corporate, commercial, and fiduciary matters in both jury and non-jury trials.