David J. Ferry, Jr.

David J. Ferry, Jr.

David J. Ferry, Jr. // Managing Director

Mr. Ferry was born in Philadelphia, PA and is a founding director of the firm.  Mr. Ferry has regularly been named as one of the top 100 lawyers in Delaware in Delaware Today Magazine, most recently featured in their “Top Lawyers” issue in November 2021.  He has also been recognized as a “Delaware Super Lawyer” in the area of Estate and Trust Litigation in the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine, and served as the President of the Delaware State Bar Association from July 2018 through June 2019.



Delaware (1982)
Pennsylvania (1982)
United States District Court for the District of Delaware (1983)
United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit (1995)
United States Supreme Court (2002)

St. Joseph’s College (B.A. 1975)
Widener University School of Law (J.D. 1981)

Delaware State Bar Association
-Executive Committee (President)
-Estates & Trust Section
-Alternative Dispute Resolution Section – Past Chair & Secretary
-Elder Law Section – Past Chair & Vice Chair
-Professional Guidance Committee
-Delaware State Bar Association Nominating Committee (2006-2009)
-Board on Professional Responsibility (2002 – 2008)
-Guardianship and Trust and Estates Subcommittee of the Court of Chancery Rules Committee
Pennsylvania State Bar Association
Widener University School of Law - Parents Subcommittee
Legal Services Corporation of Delaware – Board of Directors
St. Thomas More Society

Town of Dewey Beach – Past Member, Marketing Committee
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Delaware - Past Member
Nativity Preparatory School – Past Trustee & Current School Counsel
Ingleside Retirement Homes, Inc. – Past Member, Board of Directors

In the Matter of Agnes D. Rick
Hudak v. Procek
Emmons v. Hartford
Bernstein v. Lovett (IMO the Estate of Barry Bernstein)

Areas of Practice //

Business Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Elder Law, General Litigation, Guardianship Litigation, Mediation, Probate and Trust Litigation, Trusts & Estates

Contact //

(302) 575-1555
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