Robert I. Masten, Jr.
Wilmington, Delaware Bankruptcy Attorney
Offering outstanding consumer bankruptcy services to New Castle County, Kent County, Sussex County, residents. Including services to Wilmington, Newark, New Castle, Bear, Middletown, Dover, Georgetown and surrounding cities.
Robert is admitted to practice before the Delaware Supreme Court and the United States District Court for the District of Delaware.
Robert founded the firm in June 2011. Before practicing on his own, Robert was an associate at Cross & Simon, LLC from 2008 - 2009. There, Robert represented numerous individuals and corporations and focused his practice on civil, commercial and corporate litigation and creditors rights in Chapter 7 & 11 corporate bankruptcies. Between 2009 - 2010, Robert worked for a small Delaware firm representing home owners during real estate closings.
In 2010, Robert accepted a position at a multi-state consumer bankruptcy firm as the managing attorney for its Delaware office. Robert has represented numerous consumer debtors through all aspects of the Chapter 7 & Chapter 13 bankruptcy process. Many of Robert's clients have saved their homes from foreclosure, their personal property from repossession, and discharged their unwanted debt through the bankruptcy process.
Prior to private practice, Robert received his Law Degree from Widener University School of Law, cum laude. While attending Widener, Robert was a senior member of the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Robert was a judicial extern for the Honorable Donald F. Parsons, Jr., Vice Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery and also for the Honorable Jan R. Jurden, Judge for the Superior Court of Delaware.
Santino is admitted to practice in Delaware, Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the District of Delaware, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the United States Supreme Court.
Santino joined the firm as Of Counsel in 2013. He has worked in an array of practice areas including: Bankruptcy, Social Security Disability, Real Estate, Landlord Tenant issues, Partnership and LLC disputes, Mechanics liens, and Appellate matters.
He received his J.D. from Delaware Law School in 2007, cum laude. While in law school he clerked for the Honorable Vice Chancellor Donald F. Parsons, Jr. of the Delaware Court of Chancery. In 2012, the Delaware State Bar Association (DSBA) presented Santino with its Profile in Courage Award. Currently he serves as Chair of the DSBA Committee for Legal Professionals with Disabilities.