Monte Engler has been engaged in the practice of corporate and business law for over 35 years. For much of his career, Monte’s practice has focused largely in the telecommunications field, with numerous clients in the radio paging, telephone answering service, voice mail and cellular telephone business. He was one of the founders of and legal counsel to the first private cellular telephone company in the New York City metropolitan area. He also served as general counsel for many years to Radio Common Carriers of New York, Inc., the statewide trade association of the radio paging industry.
While Monte continues to represent clients in the telecommunications arena, he has developed a significant clientele in a number of other businesses, including the representation of a number of well known personalities, in the fashion, home furnishings, design and entertainment industries. Monte’s extensive experience includes the negotiation and completion of a multitude of transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, and private and public financing. He counsels clients at all levels of their representative business operations, and provides dispute resolution assistance among shareholders of privately-held corporations.
Peer Review Rating:
- Selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® - Metro New York Edition (Business/Corporate), (2006, 2007, 2013 and 2014)
Fashion Law Blog:
- The Fashion Industry Law Blog, includes posts published by the members of the Fashion Law Practice of Phillips Nizer LLP and attorneys in other related practice areas.
- New York State Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Council of Fashion Designers of America, Vogue Fashion Fund (CVFF) Business Advisory Committee