NICHOLAS G. SEKAS

MANAGING PARTNER

Nicholas G. Sekas is the managing partner of the Sekas Law Group, in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. He graduated from Fordham University with a degree in Marketing and received his Juris Doctor from Pace Law School in 1986. He was admitted to the New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut bars in 1986.

Nicholas devotes the majority of his time to managing the law firm of the Sekas Law Group. His breadth of legal experience is broad, with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies, such as LG Electronics – to underprivileged members of society – such as Mamadou Soumare, a man who lost his family in a deadly Bronx fire.

Nicholas is a seasoned and experienced trial and real estate attorney with over 25 years experience in personal injuryreal estate and land use, and commercial/contract litigation. He began his law firm in 1988, in Edgewater, New Jersey and then became a senior partner in 1998, of his former firm, Sekas & Buzzetti, LLC, in Englewood Cliffs – which is currently known as the Sekas Law Group. His firm’s growth is a tribute to his success and his tremendous performance on behalf of his clients, as well as his loyalty, dedication and hard-work ethic for his clients and customer base, which has continued to grow since 1988. Last year, he received recognition as a Peer Rated Attorney by his colleagues based upon his hard work and ethical conduct. He was also nominated as a “Top American Professional” in the United States.

Nicholas is also Founder, Director, and Bank Counsel to Mariner’s Bank, a community bank serving Northern New Jersey. He is former General Counsel to Daibes Enterprises, based in Edgewater, New Jersey, former Planning Board Attorney in the Borough of Cliffside Park, New Jersey; and Zoning Board Attorney in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. He also assists many civic organizations including the Greek Orthodox Church in Tenafly, St. Demetrious Greek-Catholic Church, and EPIC school for Autistic children, located in Paramus, New Jersey. Nicholas is a member of the American, New Jersey, and New York Trial Associations and the New Jersey, New York, Bergen County, and Connecticut Bar Associations.

Education

Pace Law School, J.D., 1986

Fordham University, Marketing Finance 1982

Bar Admissions

New Jersey, 1987

New York, 1987

Connecticut, 1987

United States Court of Appeals – Second and Third Circuits

United States District Court – District of New Jersey

United States District Court – Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

United States District Court – District of Connecticut

LOUIS M. GERBINO

LITIGATION ATTORNEY

Louis M. Gerbino is an Associate at Sekas Law Group. He graduated from Fordham University in May 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and graduated from Rutgers Law School in May 2016 with a Juris Doctor degree. Mr. Gerbino was admitted to practice in New Jersey in December 2016 and admitted to practice in New York in June 2017.

 

Esq., Associate

 

Louis M. Gerbino is an Associate at Sekas Law Group. He graduated from Fordham University in May 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and graduated from Rutgers Law School in May 2016 with a Juris Doctor degree. Mr. Gerbino was admitted to practice in New Jersey in December 2016 and admitted to practice in New York in June 2017.

During his time in law school, Mr. Gerbino was a proud member of the Rutgers Intellectual Property Law Clinic for the Spring 2016 semester. As a Student Attorney practicing before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Mr. Gerbino engaged with and advised clients from intake onward on the full gamut of intellectual property and contract law issues.  Prior to joining the firm in September 2017, Mr. Gerbino was the Law Clerk to the Honorable Deborah M. Gross-Quatrone, J.S.C. for the 2016 to 2017 Court Term and a Judicial Intern to the Honorable Patrick J. Arre, J.S.C. during Spring 2015.

Mr. Gerbino works out of our Englewood Cliffs office and speaks fluent Spanish.   

Education

Rutgers Law School, 2016

Fordham University, B.A., History, 2013

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

New York

Of Counsel

With great pride and honor, we are privileged to work with exceptional Attorneys, who have assisted us for the past twenty-five years to build our firm with substantial clientele and expertise in many areas of our practice listed on the home page.  These excellent attorneys have varied skills and have assisted to advance and grow our firm while allowing us to maintain a diversified and comprehensive practice to assist in and advance of our clients’ interests.

Dae-Ki Min, Esq. 

NJ Bar Admission 1984; NY Bar Admission 1985:  M.B.A. Accounting/Finance from Columbia University; Juris Doctorate Degree Fordham University Law School; and Certified Public Accountant or C.P.A.

 

Areas of Practice – Contracts, Real Estate Law, Estate Planning, Corporate Law

Gregg Paster, Esq.

NJ Bar Admission 1992; PA Bar Admission 1992:  Lehigh University 1988 Political Science; Juris Doctorate Degree, Pace University 1992;  Town Attorney, Borough of Demarest; Fair Lawn, Planning Board Attorney; Northvale, Planning Board Attorney; Township of Kearney, Municipal Utilities Attorney  & Counsel to Urban Enterprise Zone.  

 

Areas of Practice - Personal Injury, Government & Municipal Attorney, Contracts & Business Law, Real Estate & Land Use Attorney.  

Saverio Cereste, Esq.

 

NJ Bar Admission 1970; NY Bar Admission 2009; Seton Hall University Undergraduate; Seton Hall University Juris Doctorate; Distinguished Attorney of Martindale Hubbard; Past President of Fort Lee Chamber of Commerce.

 

Areas of Practice - Residential & Commercial Real Estate; Wills, Trust & Estates; Estate Administration; Land Use and Municipal & Government Law.

Paul Faugno, Esq.

 

NJ Bar Admission 1985; NY Bar; University of Denver 1980, Bachelor of Science, Juris Doctorate of Thomas Cooley University, 1984, Lansing Michigan; Certified Civil Trial Attorney of the Superior Court of New Jersey; Seasoned Trial Attorney Criminal Law and Personal Injury in New Jersey & Federal Courts;  Member and of various Trial Organizations.

 

Areas of Practice – Criminal Law; Complex Personal Injury; Complex Defense & Prosecution of Civil Litigation

Matters.

Jon D. Biller, Esq.

NY Bar Admission 1986; CT Bar Admission 1986; 1989 Federal District Court of CT; Dual Degree in Economics & Political Science 1982; Juris Doctorate Pace University School of Law; Public Adjuster of State of CT since 1978;  Various Memberships in the Connecticut Bar Association, including but not limited Ethics Committee of the CT Bar Association.

Areas of Practice – Civil Trial Practice in various areas of Civil Litigation; Complex Personal Injury Matters; and Insurance Litigation & Coverage Disputes.

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