Peter G. Stewart


Peter G. Stewart, recently retired from active practice at the firm and now serving in a counsel status, was a member of Carella, Byrne, Cecchi, Olstein, Brody and Agnello, P.C. since 1979.  He has broad experience in many areas of corporate practice, with emphasis on Health Care, Real Estate Development, Energy, and Public Utility matters.  His practice also includes representing clients before various Local, County, and State Agencies and the New Jersey Legislature as a registered lobbyist. 

Mr. Stewart served as the Mayor of his home town, as an elected member of the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, as an Assemblyman in the New Jersey Legislature, and Chief Counsel to the County of Essex.  He served as the General Counsel to the New Jersey State Democratic Committee. 

He is an emeritus member of the Board of Lay Trustees of Delbarton School, Morristown, New Jersey, and also a member of the Board of Trustees of Saint Peter's College, Jersey City, New Jersey.  He is a member of the Board of Directors of Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield of New Jersey.  He is a former chairman of the Board of Directors of West Jersey Community Bank and West Jersey Bancshares, Inc. a publicly-traded State Charter Commercial Bank.

Professional Associations:


  • Lobbying, PAC's, and Campaign Financing (West Publishing)