Professional Experience: 

Mr. Delcollo practices in the areas of employment law, commercial law, construction litigation, and civil rights/constitutional law. He has represented clients before various administrative boards and Delaware courts. Although his practice focuses on courtroom litigation, Mr. Delcollo regularly consults with clients respecting construction contract formation and contract drafting. 

Mr. Delcollo has experience in the areas of workplace discrimination, workmen’s compensation, employee handbooks and policies, loss management and civil litigation consulting, wage and hour issues, non-compete contracts, and breach of contract litigation. He has handled cases involving tortious interference with contractual relationships, fraud and misrepresentation, breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing, defamation of character, breach of implied warranties, debt collection, breach of contract, commercial landlord/tenant disputes, commercial contract interpretation, course and scope of employment, retaliatory firing, and hostile work environment allegations. 

His constitutional law practice focuses on civil litigation and laws surrounding free speech/public forums, freedom of religion, freedom of association, the right to keep and bear arms/the Second Amendment, denials of concealed carry permits, public takings/infringement on property rights, land use, substantive due process/fundamental rights, and procedural due process. Mr. Delcollo also represents clients in cases involving 1983 actions, abuse of process, false arrest, false imprisonment, and violations of equal protection. 

Prior to joining Cooch & Taylor, Mr. Delcollo served as a law clerk to the Honorable Mary Johnston in the New Castle County Superior Court for the State of Delaware and practiced at Heckler & Frabizzio in the Workmen’s Compensation Defense and Insurance Liability Defense Departments. During his tenure at Heckler & Frabizzio, Mr. Delcollo represented the interests of insurance companies and their insureds, while also resolving Second Amendment matters for individual clients.

Delaware, 2012
U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, 2013
New Jersey, 2012
La Salle University, B.A., maxima cum laude, 2008
Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2011
Dispute Resolution Society
Civil Rights and Constitutional Litigation Clinic
Advanced Arbitration Clinic
Delaware State Bar Association
Delaware Association of Second Amendment Lawyers, Founding Member, Secretary
Justice Randy Holland Workers’ Compensation Inn of Court
Personal and Community Activities: 
Delaware State Sportsman’s Association, Director
Delaware Rail Splitters Society, Executive Committee Member
Associated Builders and Contractors, Legislative and Legal Rights Committee Member, Safety Health and Wellness (Committee Member)
Delaware Contractor’s Association
Seminars and Teaching: 
Constitutional Law & the Paralegal, 2015 Seminar at the Delaware Paralegal Association
Delaware’s Medical Marijuana Law and Considerations for Employers, Seminar with the Delaware Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors, Seminar with the Delaware Alarm Association.
Honors and Awards: 
Order of the Coif
Advanced Legal Writing Award for Best Paper by a Graduating Student; paper entitled “Is and Ought: the Constitutionality of the Individual Mandate in the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act”
Leadership Delaware, Inc., 2015 fellow
Delaware Business Times 40 Under 40, 2015
Delaware Republican Party, Republican of the Year, 2015
Speaking Engagements: 
“The Constitution, Fundamental Rights, and the Importance of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms,” Delaware Rail Splitters Society at Timothy’s on the Waterfront in Wilmington, DE, May 2013
“The Patient Protection Affordable Care Act, the Hobby Lobby Case, and Freedom of Religion,” Delaware Rail Splitters Society at Porky Oliver’s in Wilmington, DE, January 2014
“American Exceptionalism, the American Dream, the Incongruous Truth of Prevailing Wage, and Introductory Remarks for Mr. Edward Capadano, ABC President,” Delaware Rail Splitters Society at Porky Oliver’s in Wilmington, DE, May 2014