Alfredo M. Sergio is an attorney in the Employment Law and Commercial Litigation groups of Semanoff Ormsby Greenberg & Torchia, LLC. Mr. Sergio’s practice includes the representation of multinational, national and regional life sciences, medical device, manufacturing, services and entertainment companies and nonprofits in a variety of employment and commercial matters. Mr. Sergio regularly represents business clients on a national basis in employment matters related to race, disability, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, religion, sexual harassment and retaliation. Mr. Sergio also represents business clients in matters involving commercial contract disputes, business torts, restrictive covenants, and UCC claims.
Recent matters include:
- Representing a major multinational bio and pharmaceutical sciences corporation in employment matters in jurisdictions throughout the United States.
- Counseling a medical device manufacturer regarding employment issues during a significant reduction in force.
- Successfully negotiating settlement of contentious litigation stemming from a bitter dispute among principal stockholders of a closely-held corporation.
- Authoring a successful summary judgment motion resulting in a significant monetary award for a commercial client.
Mr. Sergio takes pride in fostering relationships with firm clients, in-house legal departments, human resources professionals, and corporate principals, which results in more powerful and effective representation. Fluent in Spanish and Italian, and having worked, lived and studied abroad, he is at ease and successful in interacting with individuals of varied cultural and professional backgrounds.
Alfredo Sergio is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where he majored in International Relations, and earned his law degree from the Temple University Beasley School of Law. Immediately prior to joining the firm, Mr. Sergio was an attorney with the litigation department of a prestigious Philadelphia law firm, where he practiced in the areas of complex commercial litigation and environmental insurance coverage litigation on a national basis.
In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Sergio is a member of the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Hatboro Chamber of Commerce, the Justinian Society of Philadelphia, and the Casa de Venezuela Delaware Valley.