Mr. Crompton, a retired Potter Anderson partner, served as law clerk to U.S. District Court Judge Richard S. Rodney prior to joining the firm in 1962. He became a partner in 1965 and served as chairman of the firm from 1988 to 1997.
Charlie practiced principally in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation and in corporate transactions. He represented many large public corporations in a wide variety of matters.
Charlie retired from active practice in 2001 and has been of counsel since that date. He is an inactive member of the Delaware Bar.
University of Virginia School of Law, 1961; Editor of the Law Review; Order of the Coif
University of Delaware, B.A., Honors and Distinction, 1958; Phi Beta Kappa
Bar & Court Admissions
- Delaware, 1962
United States District Court for the District of Delaware
Third Circuit and Federal Court of Appeals
United States Supreme Court
Professional Activities and Honors
- Delaware State Bar Association; former Chair, General Corporation Law Committee; Treasurer, and President, American College of Trial Lawyers and State Chairman for Delaware
- American Bar Association
- Former Member, Standing Committee on Clients' Security Funds