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Sills Cummis & Gross’ William Tellado Receives "New Leader of the Bar" Recognition

April 28, 2017

Sills Cummis & Gross congratulates William Tellado on receiving the New Jersey Law Journal’s (NJLJ) “New Leaders of the Bar” recognition.  According to NJLJ, those designated represent the future of the legal profession in New Jersey and show an impressive combination of accomplishment and promise.

Mr. Tellado serves as Of Counsel to the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group.  He has represented multinational corporations, financial institutions, and other commercial entities and individuals in federal and state courts in New Jersey and New York.  Mr. Tellado’s practice includes a broad range of commercial litigation matters including banking and finance, secured creditor, civil RICO, restrictive covenants and unfair competition, health care and contract actions.  Mr. Tellado was appointed to the District VA Ethics Committee by the New Jersey Supreme Court for a five-year term beginning September 2013.

He graduated magna cum laude from Seton Hall University School of Law where he was elected to the Order of the Coif.  During law school, he served as a Judicial Intern to the Honorable Katharine S. Hayden, United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey, and as a Legal Intern to the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey.