Theodore J. Tacconelli, Esquire
Theodore J. Tacconelli, Esquire // Director
Mr. Tacconelli was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Mr. Tacconelli represents clients in a variety of commercial matters pending in the Courts of the State of Delaware as well as several Federal Courts.
FEDERAL COURT PRACTICE: Mr. Tacconelli focuses his litigation practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware exclusively on commercial disputes. Mr. Tacconelli focuses his bankruptcy practice in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware exclusively on representing unsecured and secured creditors in Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 cases. In particular, Mr. Tacconelli has prosecuted and defended a large number of preference lawsuits in the Delaware Bankruptcy Court. Mr. Tacconelli has also represented Official Committees, Chapter 7 Trustees, Plan Administrators and Liquidating Plan Trustees in various bankruptcy cases in the Delaware Bankruptcy Court.
STATE COURT PRACTICE: Mr. Tacconelli focuses his litigation practice in the Delaware State law courts exclusively on commercial disputes. In particular, Mr. Tacconelli has prosecuted numerous Mechanic’s Lien claims and construction bond claims in all counties in Delaware.
FEDERAL COURT AND STATE COURT APPELLATE PRACTICE: Mr. Tacconelli has prosecuted and defended appeals to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Mr. Tacconelli has also prosecuted appeals to the Delaware Court of Common Pleas, the Delaware Superior Court and to the Delaware Supreme Court.
U.S. District Court, District of Delaware (1989)
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania (1989)
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit (1998)
U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit (2002)
University of Delaware (B.S., 1982)
Delaware Law School of Widener University (J.D., 1988)
Delaware Bar Association
Real and Personal Property and Litigation Sections
American Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute