Fox Rothschild associate Wali W. Rushdan II was appointed by Delaware Gov. John Carney as a board member of the Delaware State Board of Education.

The state board is comprised of seven members, appointed by the governor and confirmed by the Delaware Senate, to serve as the primary voice for Delaware citizens on education policy, according to a press release. Rushdan, whose appointment was unanimously confirmed by the Delaware Senate on Jan. 17, is set to serve a six-year term.

Rushdan also currently serves as president of the Delaware Barristers Association, co-chair of the board of directors of the Achievers Program Inc. and is chairman of the Amina’s Hope Scholarship Fund.

At Fox Rothschild, Rushdan focuses his practice on complex corporate litigation matters, intellectual property litigation and transactional matters in real estate and entertainment law.