JAMES D. GRIFFIN joined Parkowski, Guerke & Swayze, P.A., as an Associate in January 2017. He practices in all of the Delaware courts on issues dealing with commercial law, wills, trusts and estates, eminent domain, real estate law and closings, public utilities law and education law.
Mr. Griffin is admitted to practice in Delaware, the U.S. District Court for Delaware, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is a member of the Delaware State Bar Association. Representative clients include Woodbridge School District, Key Properties Group, LLC, Country Life Homes, Inc., and Sussex Shores Water Company.
Mr. Griffin is on the Community Advisory Board for WWDE 99.1 FM radio station, the only NPR affiliates in Delaware. He also volunteers his services as a pro bono attorney in family court as appointed.
Prior to joining Parkowski, Guerke & Swayze, Mr. Griffin was an attorney with the firms of Tunnell & Raysor; James D. Griffin, Esquire; Griffin & Hackett, P.A.; and Griffin and Robertson, P.A.; and has been in practice since 1971.
After graduating from the University of Arkansas with a B.S. in 1962, Mr. Griffin served as an officer in the United States Marine Corp until 1965. He attended the University of New Mexico School of Law and was awarded a J.D. degree in 1969. He was admitted to practice law in Delaware in December 1969.
District of Columbia, 1969
U.S. District Court District of Delaware, 1972
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
1969 – Juris Doctor – University of New Mexico School of Law, Albuquerque, New Mexico
1962 – B.S. – University of Arkansas
Professional Associations and Memberships
Delaware State Bar Association, Member