David B. Stratton

David B. Stratton


Wilmington, DE
Phone: 302.777.6566    Fax: 302.656.8865


"Presents well and does an all-around great job. Very likeable." – Chambers USA 2019

David B. Stratton is a partner in Wilmington office of Pepper Hamilton’s Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Practice Group and the managing partner of the firm’s Wilmington office. He is a past member of the firm’s Executive Committee. He is a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy and serves as Regent for the Third Circuit. In 2014 he chaired the Third Circuit Merit Selection panel and served on the prior panel. 

Mr. Stratton has more than 40 years of experience representing debtors, creditors’ committees, secured and individual creditors, and parties-in-interest as both lead and co-counsel in bankruptcy courts in the Districts of Delaware and Maryland, the Southern District of New York and other U.S. bankruptcy courts.  David also has significant experience representing clients in bankruptcy litigation.

Mr. Stratton serves as Chairman of the Board of Christiana Home Health Care Services and as a member of the Board of Christiana Health Care Systems.


  • J.D., cum laude, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 1978, articles editor, University of Pittsburgh Law Review
  • A.B., magna cum laude, Gettysburg College, 1975

Bar Admissions

  • Delaware

Practice Areas

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