Trent S. Dickey - Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.

Trent S. Dickey

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010

For over 33 years Trent S. Dickey has represented Fortune 500 companies and major foreign corporations in all aspects of complex commercial and intellectual property litigation.  His expertise further encompasses arbitration, employment side litigation, joint venture and M & A disputes, real estate and corporate "divorces".  He is also a recognized authority in electronic discovery.

He has tried dozens of intellectual property lawsuits, including patent and trademark litigations for national big box retailers and their Chinese OEM manufactures, and was national trial counsel for a leading public manufacturing company successfully defending it in hundreds of asbestos litigations.    The scope of Mr. Dickey’s practice has included an expanse of industries such as: toy and gift products; lighting equipment and LED manufacturing; industrial and heavy equipment manufacturing; the supply industry, oil, gas and energy companies, computer services and consulting; and national real estate development and management.

American UniversityJ.D. 1982University of VirginiaBA 1977
Harbor Scholarship FundABA & NJS Bar AssociationsAIPLANNJ University of Virginia ClubWorld Impact and Newark Christain SchoolThe Metropolitan Club NYEaster Seals - NJ

Case History

Big Box Retail IP — I have successfully represented the largest national home building supply companies and their Chinese manufactures in patent and trademark litigations from California to New York. Aside from the monetary liability, product supply and distribution of these litigations is critical.    
Real Estate Development and Management — I am currently tepresenting clients in some of the largest real estate disputes in NY involving 9 figure claims with complex causes of action such as title claims, conspiracy, partnership breakups and fraud.
Woldwide Supply Contracts — I am representing international clients in breach of contract actions over international supply contracts that have been impacted by global markets and foreign countries with values in the many hundreds of millions of dollars.    

Office Location

The Legal Center
One Riverfront Plaza
Newark, NJ 07102
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation (Alternative Dispute Resolution, Business Disputes, Complex Litigation, Intellectual Property, Product Liability)
Litigation - Labor and Employment

Other Information

Gender: Male