On November 8, 2011, The Honorable Richard G. Andrews was sworn in as a United States District Judge for the District of Delaware.  Judge Andrews is former State prosecutor for the state of Delaware, a former Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Delaware, and a former law clerk for the Honorable Collins J. Seitz on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Judge Andrews received his law degree from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law in 1981 and his bachelor’s degree from Haverford College in 1977.

With the addition of Judge Andrews, all judicial positions currently existing in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware have been filled.  The Court currently has four United States District Judges (Chief Judge Sleet, Judge Robinson, Judge Stark and Judge Andrews) and two United States Magistrate Judges (Judge Thynge and Judge Burke).