Record: Legal Oral History Project: E. Norman Veasey
Legal Oral History Project: E. Norman Veasey
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E. Norman Veasey became Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Delaware on April 7, 1992. He is currently the Chair of the ABA Special Committee on Evaluation of the Rules of Professional Conduct. In addition, Chief Justice Veasey is a Judicial Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. From 1957 until he took office as Chief Justice, he practiced law with the Wilmington, Delaware firm of Richards, Layton and Finger, where he concentrated on business law, corporate transactions, litigation and counseling. From 1961 to 1963, Chief Justice Veasey was Deputy Attorney General and Chief Deputy Attorney of the State of Delaware. Chief Justice Veasey also served as the President of the Delaware State Bar Association from 1982-1983. He is a Director of the Institute for Law and Economics at the University of Pennsylvania, a member of the American Law Institute, and a member of the International Advisory Board of the Centre for Corporate Law and Securities Regulation. Chief Justice Veasey was born in Wilmington, Delaware and currently lives in Centreville, Delaware. He and his wife have four children and ten grandchildren.
- Veasey, E. Norman