9 Mason's Island Road

Mystic, CT 06355

Phone: 860.536.3388

Fax: 860.536.3461





bio photoPeter F. Stuart


Areas Of Practice:

Business Organizations
Business & Commercial Law
Elder Law
Estate Planning
Probate & Estate Administration Litigation

Bar Admissions:

Connecticut, 1970
U.S. Supreme Court, 1974
U.S. Tax Court, 1974
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 1974
U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1982


Penn State University
The Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1969
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
Law Review: Member, Dickinson Law Review, 1967-1969

Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1961
A.B., Bachelor of Arts.

Published Work:

"Cement National Bank vs. Department of Banking: PA Banking Act Construed Not to Require
Hearings on Branch Banking Approvals", 72 Dickinson Law Review, 483, 1968

Classes/Seminars Taught:

Lecturer, Estate Planning for the Executive, American Life Council, Small Business Seminar, U.S.
Small Business Administration, 1972-1973

Small Business Seminar, U.S. Small Business Administration, 1978-1979

Business Law for Small Business Owners, Mohegan Community College, 1988-1992

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Rotary Club, Mystic, Past President, 1982

Eastern Connecticut Symphony, President, 1985-1988

Town Council, Town Council of Groton, Member, 1973-1976

New London County Bar Association, 1972 - Present, President-1982

Connecticut Bar Association, 1970-Present, Member, Executive Committee, Section on
Corporations and Other Business Organizations, 1983-Present

American Bar Association, 1982-Present
Member, Subcommittee on Corporations

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member, 1990-Present

National Association of Estate Planners & Councils, 1997-Present
Accredited Estate Planner

Past Employment Positions:

Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Attorney, Legal Department, 1969-1972

LT, USN, 1961-1965, CDR JAGC, USNR, (Ret.)


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