Charles S. Crompton, Jr., 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. He also served as chair of the Delaware State Bar Association and is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.
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.
- March 8, 2021
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