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Joseph B. Cicero - Wilmington, DE

1313 North Market StreetSuite 5400 Wilmington, DE 19801

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Updated: 12/13/2022

Wilmington Corporate & Commercial Litigation Lawyer


Joseph Cicero is a Delaware litigator and corporate counselor. While Joe litigates in all of Delaware's state and federal courts, he specializes in corporate and alternative entity governance litigation...

Joseph Cicero is a Delaware litigator and corporate counselor. While Joe litigates in all of Delaware's state and federal courts, he specializes in corporate and alternative entity governance litigation. Joe's practice covers a broad range of matters, such as breach of fiduciary duty claims, corporate control issues, mergers and acquisitions, going-private transactions, corporate restructuring, proxy contests, preferred stock designations, stock repurchases, dissolutions, charter and bylaw amendments, and statutory proceedings under Delaware's General Corporation Law.

Joe also represents clients in general commercial litigation in state and federal court, including bankruptcy court. He handles a wide variety of cases involving contracts, business torts, financial instruments, debtor and creditor rights, and director and officer liability.

Joe previously was a shareholder in the litigation practice group of Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

About Joseph B. Cicero

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Counseling

Representative Cases


Bar Admissions

  • Delaware
  • U.S. District Court District of Delaware
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit

Other Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Richard S. Rodney Inn of Court
  • St. Thomas More Society
  • Federal Civil Panel, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
  • Guardian Ad Litem, Delaware Office of Child Advocate
  • Listed, Rising Star: Delaware Super Lawyers, 2013-2018


  • Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware, 2003
    Honors: cum laude
    Honors: Phi Kappa Phi honor society
    Honors: Widener Scholar
    Honors: Dean's Honors List
    Law Journal: Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Research Editor
  • Franklin & Marshall College, 2000

Office Information


1313 North Market StreetSuite 5400 Wilmington, DE 19801


Other Sources of Feedback About Joseph B. Cicero

Included on the 2018 Delaware list

Past Lists

  • 2017 Delaware Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Delaware Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Delaware Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Delaware Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Delaware Super Lawyers list

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