William Prickett

1310 King Street, P.O. Box 1328
Wilmington, Delaware 198991328

Areas Of Arbitration




1955, Delaware and District of Columbia

Law School

Harvard University, LL.B., 1954

Law School Graduation Year



Princeton University, B.A., 1949


The Association of the Bar of the City of New York; Delaware State (President, 1974; Member, Corporation Law Section; Chair, Judicial Nominating Commission, 1984-1985) and American Bar Associations; American Law Institute


Author: In My Father's House (Essays); More Ado (Essays); Risk in the Afternoon - Some of the Pleasures and Perils of Foxchasing; Novel, The Road to Jericho: A Contemporaneous Tale of Good and Evil; Novel, Dearly Beloved. Co-author: Comment, A Preview of Delaware's Financial Center Development Act of 1981, 6 Delaware Journal of Corporate Law 104, 1981; Weinberger v. UOP, Inc.: Delaware's Effort To Preserve A Level Playing Field for Cash-Out Mergers, 8 Delaware Journal of Corporate Law 59, 1983; An Explanation of Trans Union to ‘Henny Penny’ and Her Friends, 10 Delaware Journal of Corporate Law 451, 1985. Special Deputy Attorney General, 1962-1964. Chair, Continuing Committee on Rules of the Superior Court, 1965-1971. Trustee, Clients' Security Trust Fund of the Supreme Court of Delaware, 1981-1996. Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers; American Bar Foundation; Delaware Bar Foundation.


USNR, active duty, 1943-1946; USMCR, active duty, 1950-1952