Effective July 1, 2021, the Honorable Colm F. Connolly became Chief Judge in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware.  Chief Judge Connolly assumed the role from the Honorable Leonard P. Stark, who served the District of Delaware well as Chief Judge since 2014.

Thank you Chief Judge Stark for your leadership, dedication, innovation and hard work during your term as Chief Judge!  The District remains at the front of the pack and you passed the baton to a very capable leader in Chief Judge Connolly.  May GOD continue to bless you both!