Sarah B. Cole Named Managing Attorney of Marshall Dennehey’s Wilmington, DE Office

Sarah B. Cole, shareholder in Marshall Dennehey’s Wilmington, Delaware office, has been named Managing Attorney of the office. She inherits the position from Kevin J. Connors who served in the role for 27 years and who will maintain a robust practice with the firm. The Wilmington office currently houses 18 attorneys who practice in the areas of casualty, professional liability, health care and workers’ compensation litigation.

Cole joined the firm’s Casualty Department in 2014. She focuses her practice in the areas of general commercial liability, premises liability and residential group home liability. She has defended hundreds of clients in personal injury litigation in the Delaware courts, with many cases tried successfully to verdict. She additionally devotes a portion of her practice to insurance coverage and insurance fraud  matters, as well as property damage litigation.

“Sarah has consistently stepped forward to lead, train, shape policy and contribute to our success,” said G. Mark Thompson, Marshall Dennehey’s President & CEO. “An outstanding lawyer, she has served as the Casualty Supervisor of her office, completed a two year term as part of the inaugural class of our Executive Committee Advisory Council (ECAC), and spent the last year as Wilmington’s Assistant Managing Attorney under Kevin’s mentorship. We are more than confident that she has what it takes to be successful in the position.”  

Cole is recognized by the Best Lawyers in America® organization in the area of Insurance Litigation. She is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College and received her juris doctorate from the University of Maryland. She is admitted to practice in Delaware.