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James E. Drnec

P.O. Box 1155
300 Delaware Ave., Suite 1110
Wilmington, Delaware 19899-1155


Communication Center
Phone: (302) 252-0090
Fax: (302) 252-0099

Jim Drnec, who is “Of Counsel” with the Firm, has significant litigation experience representing a broad spectrum of healthcare providers in legal matters ranging from premises liability to professional liability, disciplinary matters and credentialing. He has served as trial counsel in such matters before the Delaware Superior Court in New Castle, Kent, and Sussex Counties and has successfully handled appellate issues addressed to the Delaware Supreme Court, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Drnec provides representation for hospitals, as well as nurses, staff members, and doctors.

Current Employment Position(s):

Of Counsel

Bar Admissions:

State of Delaware, 1998

U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, 1999

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2000

U.S. Supreme Court, 2004


Temple University School of Law, 1998

University of Southern California, 1994

Honors and Awards:

Member, Moot Court Honor Society

Temple University National Trial Team

Barristers Award for Outstanding Trial Advocacy

First Place, National Institute for Trial Advocacy Tournament of Champions

First Place, Association of Trial Lawyers of America’s Student Trial Advocacy

Professional Associations & Memberships:

American Bar Association

Delaware State Bar Association

Past President, Rodney Inn of Court 2011-2013