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A. Dean Betts, Jr., Esquire was born and raised in Seaford, Delaware, the youngest of six children of A. Dean and Rosemary C. Betts. Mr. Betts graduated from Seaford Senior High school in 1983 and attended college at Virginia Tech earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1987. Thereafter, Mr. Betts attended the University of Maryland School of Law and received his Juris Doctor degree with honors in the spring of 1990. Mr. Betts was admitted to the Delaware Bar on December 13, 1990 and is also a member of the Maryland Bar, the Bar of the United States District Court for the District of Delaware and the Bar for the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.


Practice areas


  1. Wills: 20%
  2. Divorce: 20%
  3. Litigation: 20%
  4. Estate Planning: 20%
  5. Family: 20%



Hourly ($300/hour)

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Contact info

The Betts Law Firm, P.A.

15 South Race Street
P.O. Box 770
Georgetown, DE, 19947


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Bridgewater M. Arnold PrizeUniversity of Maryland School of Law1990
American Jurisprudence AwardLawyers Co-operative Publishing Company1988
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PresidentThe Betts Law Firm, P.A.1997 - Present
Deputy Attorney GeneralDelaware Department of Justice1991 - 1997
Judicial Law ClerkSuperior Court of the State of Delaware1990 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Southern Delaware Estate Planning CounselMember2008 - Present
Sussex County Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Delaware State Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maryland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor with Honor1990
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1987
Seaford Senior High SchoolCollege PrepDiploma1983