March 2, 2015
Sekas Law Group, LLC is proud to announce that Joseph S. Conte, former Judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, has joined the firm as Of Counsel.
Joseph S. Conte has devoted over three decades to public and civic service. As a Superior Court Judge for twenty years, Judge Conte presided over civil juries and criminal juries. These cases included personal injury, medical malpractice, professional malpractice and employment discrimination. Judge Conte conducted numerous settlement conferences and heard numerous cases in lieu of prerogative writ matters, which are filed against a municipality and may involve a Planning Board, Board of Adjustment or any action taken by a Mayor and Council, such as the discharge of a police officer. Judge Conte was appointed to the Superior Court of New Jersey in Bergen County where he served for over twenty years.
Judge Conte’s long and extensive experience in real estate, land use, planning boards, and boards of adjustment has established him as a leading authority which remains a focus of his private practice of law. Judge Conte also handles trusts & estates work, contract and commercial transactions, as well as the mediation and arbitration of a wide variety of disputes. Judge Conte will assist Sekas Law Group, LLC’s clients by providing valuable strategic insight based upon decades of experience in private practice and on the bench.