About Ciro


Attorney, with a practice in Small Business Counsel, Risk Management and Regulatory Affairs   

New Castle County Register of Wills, serving as chief probate officer for the county   

Captain, Judge Advocate, U.S. Army, Delaware National Guard   

Master Pro Hac Vice, Chancery Court, regularly appointed to decide disputes   

University Professor / Author in areas of Law, Business, Political Science and Humanities   

Seniors Advocate, addressing needs of the aged and infirmed   

2015 Delaware Bar Association Highest Award for Government Service 



Princeton University, Bachelor of Arts 

Gamma Kappa Alpha Honor Society   

Widener University Law School, Juris Doctorate 

Cum Laude. Graduated in Top 10% of Class. Certificate of Merit.   

U.S. Army—The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School Honors Graduate. 

Ranked 4th Overall. Highest Standing in Legal Assistance.   

Delaware Superior Court Mediation Training and Certification  


Navigating Government Regulations.  I spend the majority of my time each day helping individuals, businesses and lawyers work through bureaucratic red tape in order to achieve their desired outcomes.   

Human Resources. My practice in the Army is essentially labor law, working with the personnel department in managing our Soldiers and Airmen statewide.   

Risk Management. I have served as the risk manager for some of the biggest events in the greater Delaware area—food festivals, sports, theatrical and casino.   

Budget and Finance. I have built budgets from $100K to $100MM. I negotiate win-win solutions when parties are at a stalemate.   

Strategic Planning. I am a big thinker, especially in terms of market trends and external threats.   

Educator. I break down complex topics into digestible components that the average person can understand, always adding a large dollop of humor.    


Author, Seniors Bill of Rights, 2016.   

Executive Editor of Delaware Estate Administration, part one published in 2015.    

Author of “The Story of Dorothea’s House,” from Voices from Dorothea’s House: Celebrating the Culture of Italy, Dante University Press, 2015.   

Conference Chair, “The New Delaware Alcohol Rules: What They Mean For You: An All-Licensee Conference for Wholesalers, Retailers, Restaurants, Bars, Breweries, Wineries, & All Industry Stakeholders,” 2014.   

Monthly columnist for The Journal of the Delaware Bar Association, 2010-11.  


Founding Chair, St. Francis Hospital LIFE Senior Center   

Vice-President, Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition   

Chair, Delaware All State Theatre   

Chair, Delaware Pardon Initiative   

Executive Committee, Delaware Democratic Party   

Guardian Ad Litem, Delaware Family Court