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Elio Battista Jr.

Elio Battista Jr.

Wilmington, Delaware

Elio Battista, Jr. joined Parkowski, Guerke & Swayze, P.A. in 2012 as a Director. He concentrates his practice in the areas of administrative and government law, regulatory enforcement, commercial law and litigation, environmental law and employment and labor law.

Mr. Battista is a 1990 graduate of Widener University and received his J.D. in 1999 from the Widener University School of Law.

Admitted to the Delaware Bar in 1999, Mr. Battista has served as a Delaware Deputy Attorney General representing various State of Delaware agencies, including representation as general counsel for the Delaware Office of Management and Budget. Prior to serving as a Deputy Attorney General, Mr. Battista was in private practice for eight years where his focus was on representing various business entities and individuals in the areas of corporate restructuring, commercial litigation and complex financing issues. Mr. Battista also severed on active duty in the United States Marine Corps from 1990 to 1995 and currently serves as an officer and assistant judge advocate general in the Delaware Army National Guard.


Areas of Practice

  • Administrative Law
  • Government Law
  • Regulatory Enforcement
  • Environmental Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment and Labor Law -- Employer and Employee
  • Military Law

Bar Admissions

  • Delaware, 1999
  • U.S. District Court District of Delaware, 2000


  • Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware
    • J.D. - 1999
  • Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania
    • B.A.
  • The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School, Charlottesville, Virginia - 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Delaware State Bar Association, 1999 - Present

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