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Richard C. Wingate, Formerly of LG Electronics Has Joined Sekas Law Group of Counsel

On Behalf of | Jan 27, 2022 | Firm News |

(Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey – January 5, 2022) Nicholas G. Sekas, Esq. is pleased to announce that Richard C. Wingate, Esq. has joined the Sekas Law Group as Of Counsel to the firm. The Sekas Law Group, based in Englewood Cliffs for thirfy-five years with additional offices in Nutley, N.J., and New York City, is a renowned firm specializing in commercial litigation, personal injury, real estate, business transactions, employment law, and wills, trusts, and estates.

Richard C. Wingate brings substantial experience in commercial, corporate, employment, and compliance law as an attorney for large and small corporations and commercial entities.

Before joining Sekas Law Group, Mr. Wingate served as General Counsel at L.G. Electronics USA, Inc., based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., for over 14 Years. L.G. Electronics is a $45 billion global force in consumer electronics, home appliances, and mobile communications.

Before L.G. Electronics, Wingate also held senior legal positions at Sony Electronics Inc., Chevron USA, and Pan Atlantic Corporation.

Mr. Wingate is a member of the American Bar Association, the Association of Corporate Counsel, and World Commerce and Contracting (formerly known as IACCM), including as a Board Member. He was also an adjunct Professor with SUNY Westchester in the Paralegal Program for 14 years.

Nicholas G. Sekas, President and Founder of Sekas Law Group, said, “We are extremely proud having known Richard for four decades. I am honored and privileged to have Richard join our team.”

Additionally, Mr. Wingate is a volunteer member of Scarsdale, N.Y. Fire Department and was a volunteer coach for Scarsdale’s youth Baseball, Basketball, and Soccer programs.

A graduate of Tulane University School of Law and Rutgers College, Mr. Wingate holds Bar memberships in New York and previously in New Jersey (“In-House” Admission for LG.).

Mr. Wingate’s current clients include the B.P. Group- a national HVAC company, Brownstone Restaurant Group, among several other corporations.

About the Sekas Law Group: About the Sekas Law Group: The legal team at Sekas Law Group, LLC is known for its ability to provide tenacious advocacy for its clients at both the State and Federal levels. At the Sekas Law Group, we are proud to fight for you. The Firm’s litigation practice is complimented with a  strong real estate and complex business practice  for many different businesses and prominent individuals and clients.  Sekas Law Group is dedicated to providing every client with the most utmost respect by keeping you informed, being available to you every step of the process, and providing you with realistic solutions to your legal concerns

About Nicholas G.  Sekas: Nicholas G. Sekas was born and raised in New Jersey and was the child of Greek Immigrants. He graduated from Fordham University in 1982 with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Marketing, minor in Finance and went on to pursue his Juris Doctor degree from Pace Law, where he graduated in 1986.

Nicholas has more than 34 years of total legal experience and has gained a reputation for his in-depth knowledge, outstanding trial abilities and unwavering dedication to his clients’ needs and helping them achieve the positive outcomes they expect and deserve as efficiently as possible. Although Mr. Sekas devotes a majority of his time to managing the firm, his legal experience is broad, and his client base continues to grow. He has represented a variety of clients from Fortune 500 Companies such as LG Electronics, to underprivileged members of society like Mamadou Soumare, a Bronx man who lost his family in a deadly fire. In recognition for his exemplary professionalism and exceptional client service, Nicholas had earned a Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished peer review rating as well as designated as a “Top American Professional” in the United States. He prides himself of the many other top rankings and endorsements he receives from his peers and numerous clients.

Mr. Sekas is admitted to practice in the States of New Jersey, State of New York, United States Court of Appeals – 2nds and 3rd Districts, United States District Court – District of New Jersey and United States District – Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.