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Morris James’ P. Clarkson Collins Jr. began his term as chair of the Delaware State Bar Association’s Corporation Law Council.

The council annually recommends to Delaware’s General Assembly amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law and other statutes governing business organizations, according to a press release.

Collins also chairs Morris James’ litigation group, where his practice focuses on complex fiduciary, commercial and corporate disputes in the Delaware Court of Chancery, the Delaware Superior Court and the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.

He represents corporations, directors and officers, and alternative entities and their managers and members in class, derivative and individual actions involving governance, breach of fiduciary duty, appraisal, dissolution, summary proceedings, and claims for indemnification and advancement.