Stacey J. Mobley, Esq.
Senior Counsel, Dickstein Shapiro LLP
Stacey J. Mobley, Esq., a member since 2005, assumed chairmanship of the Board of Trustees on July 1, 2014. He is Senior Counsel, Dickstein Shapiro LLP, having retired as Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, and General Counsel of DuPont (a global science- based products and services company) in Wilmington, Delaware. As a member of the Office of the Chief Executive, he was responsible for legal and governmental affairs, and strategic direction and operation of all DuPont businesses.
He was the 2003 corporate campaign chairman for the NAACP, and was named one of America's top black lawyers by Black Enterprise. He is active in charitable and philanthropic organizations in the Delaware Valley and Washington, DC. A member of the Pennsylvania, District of Columbia, and U.S. Supreme Court Bars, he earned both his pharmacy and law degrees from Howard University.
Among many honors, he has received the HU Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award, and the LexisNexis Corporate Legal Times Distinguished Legal Service Award. He has been cited as one of the nation's 100 most influential lawyers by the National Law Journal, and received the American Civil Liberties Union (Delaware) Gerald Kandler Award for outstanding leadership in the cause of civil liberties. Other honors include: the Association of Corporate Counsel Award for "Excellence in Corporate Practice;" the Lawdragon's list of 500 leading lawyers; an Appleseed Award for commitment to promoting pro bono and diversity in the workplace; and the Lifetime Achievement Award from The American Lawyer.