Sam Glasscock III

Visiting Professor of Law

B.A., M.M.P., University of Delaware
J.D., Duke University


Corporate Litigation

Biographical Information: 

Sam Glasscock III was appointed as vice chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery in 2011 after having served from 1999 to 2011 as Master in Chancery. As Master, he heard matters assigned by the chancellor and oversaw a docket of corporate disputes, real property and land use cases and other matters.

Prior to his role as vice chancellor, Glasscock was a deputy attorney general in the appeals unit of the Department of Justice, a special discovery master for the Delaware Superior Court and a litigation associate at Prickett Jones Elliot Kristol & Schnee. He also served as a law clerk to Vice Chancellor William Chandler on the Delaware Court of Chancery.

Glasscock earned his bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University of Delaware and juris doctor degree from Duke University.