William Engel

William V. Engel, Esq.

Partner, Engel Devlin Sgambati, LLC
Emeritus Trustee | NJ SEEDS

An attorney specializing in trust and estates, real estate and private foundations, Mr. Engel was a driving force behind the founding of SEEDS. A graduate of The Pingry School, Mr. Engel was a Pingry Trustee for many years and served as the School’s Board Chair from 1995-2002, during which he helped to build the strong relationships SEEDS currently enjoys with the Pingry community. Mr. Engel has served on many non-profit Boards, including Kent Place School, NJN Foundation, and Rensselaerville Institute. In addition, Mr. Engel is a Trustee of the Council of New Jersey Grantmakers, The Hyde & Watson Foundation and Charles E. & Joy C. Pettinos Foundation. He is Executive Director of the E. J. Grassmann Trust, Vice President of the N. R. Leavitt Foundation, and President of the Standish and Union Foundations. A graduate of Princeton University and University of Virginia Law School, Mr. Engel lives in Basking Ridge.