Bartholomew J. Dalton has been recently selected by his peers for the 23rd year for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in the fields of Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs.

Experience and Commitment. A Proven Success.


Our attorneys have a history of success litigating difficult matters involving medical negligence that results in either permanent physical injury or death.

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We handle complex legal matters that require experienced trial litigators to forward matters involving both individuals and businesses.

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Personal Injury/
Product Liability

Dalton & Associates provides personalized representation for victims of motor vehicle accidents and life changing injuries.

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Our firm has litigated difficult civil rights claims to the Delaware courts in instances of police brutality, discrimination, and other violations of basic civil rights.

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White Collar

Our experienced and decorated trial team defends those who have been accused of crimes that arise from the financial sector.

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The lead lawyer and Director of Dalton & Associates. President-Elect of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the Best Medical Malpractice Lawyer as voted by the Delaware Today for 6 consecutive years.

Associate Lawyer who leads our Personal Injury practice including legal actions regarding automobile accidents, falls, and/or injury.

Associate Lawyer and a Registered Nurse who manages the Product Liability matters and assists as a valuable member of our Medical Malpractice trial team.

Associate Lawyer with a focus on Trial Practice who represents Plaintiffs in Medical Malpractice, Civil Rights, Sexual Abuse, and other forms of personal injury actions. He also represents Defendants in White Collar, and other Criminal Defense cases, as well as in complex issues of civil litigation in both State and Federal Court.

  • The Best Lawyers in America for the 23rd year.
    admin 3:08 pm August 17, 2016
    Bartholomew J. Dalton has been recently selected by his peers for the 23rd year for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in the fields of Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs.
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  • Lawsuit: Delaware failed to protect two young siblings
    Jessica Masulli Reyes The News Journal 07/19/2016

    Attorney Andrew Dalton represents Tiffany Greenfield. The lawsuit states: “a remedy remains through the civil justice process, and we intend to pursue it in earnest.”

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  • Lawsuit: Exploding e-cigarette battery burns Delaware man
    ABC 6, Action News ABC News July 20, 2016

    Attorney Laura Simon represents a victim of e-cigarette battery burn.
    Sources from around the area are covering the story. Click on the links below to follow the story:

    The News Journal: http://www.delawareonline.com/story/news/local/2016/07/15/lawsuit-exploding-e-cigarette-battery-burns-delaware-man/87126080/
    ABC 6, Action News: http://6abc.com/new...

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  • Thousands learn to prevent child abuse
    James Fisher The News Journal July 7, 2016

    The foundation to combat child sexual abuse started by former Attorney General Beau Biden has trained more than 20,000 Delawareans in identification and prevention.

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  • Judge weighs bid to toss charges in Wilmington Trust case
    Jessica Masulli Reyes The News Journal July 7, 2016

    A federal judge may dismiss some counts in an indictment against Wilmington Trust and five former senior bank executives after hearing arguments Thursday.

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  • A lawsuit, filed in Superior Court in November, says Crossroads failed to properly supervise Adams.
    Jonathan Starkey The News Journal November 6, 2015
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  • Bart Dalton discusses the need for shared information in criminal cases. See video.
    Tom Lehman Report calls for changes in Delaware courts, more technology in courtrooms June 14, 2016
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  • $3.27 Million Verdict in Gynecare TVT Obturator by Ethicon case
    D&A October 01, 2014

    A 52 year old female plaintiff had a Gynecare TVT Obturator by Ethicon placed to treat stress urinary incontinence. The plaintiff alleged that the obturator was defectively designed and was awarded a $3.27 million verdict in U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia (MDL Case No: 2327.)
    Dalton & Associates is currently representing Plaintiffs in...

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  • Ford Unintended Acceleration Litigation
    Lawsuit: Older Fords can suddenly speed up August 07, 2014

    Imagine driving along and having your vehicle take off by itself at a high rate of speed. This horrifying experience has happened and continues to happen because Ford and other car manufacturers sold cars with design defects between 2002-2010. “A 2011 report by the Transportation Department’s inspector general [shows that] Ford had the same number of deaths...

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  • $300,000 Settlement for Failure to Properly Monitor Blood Glucose Levels Prior to and During Surgery
    April 09, 2014

    A 64 year-old diabetic man consulted a podiatrist for pain in his feet while walking and wearing shoes. He was diagnosed with a hammertoe and suggested to undergo an elective surgery. The day of surgery his blood sugar was tested to be considerably outside of normal ranges. Despite this important contraindication for surgery the procedure went forward. As a result, h...

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