Charles M. Carella

Charles M. Carella

Charles M. Carella is a partner in the firm's Litigation and Corporate Departments. He has extensive experience in complex civil litigation, bankruptcy, municipal, employment and school law and general corporate matters. Chuck has represented clients in bankruptcy, family law, construction, landlord-tenant, municipal, and employment law matters in federal, state and municipal courts and before the American Arbitration Association.

Chuck serves as outside counsel for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark, Newark, N.J. He has also served as Township Attorney for the Township of Nutley, N.J., a member of the Board of Trustees of Caldwell College, a member of the Valley National Bank Professional's Group, and a member of the Board of Governors of the Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) for the Archdiocese of Newark.

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey State Bar
  • New York State Bar

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Practice Areas

Education

OUR ATTORNEYS

Practice Areas

Wills & Estates

Our attorneys understands how critical it is that business owners prepare for retirement or unforeseen circumstances in a way that provides for their financial well-being and the continuity of their companies.

Litigation

When disputes arise, our seasoned litigators provide exceptional advocacy grounded in holistic strategies designed to achieve each client’s overall business, financial, and personal goals.

Land Use Law

When zoning and land use roadblocks stand in the way of your objectives for a real estate investment or development project, our attorneys have the knowledge and experience necessary to move you forward.

About us

Restaurant Brands
Carella Byrne has filed a securities fraud class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida against Restaurant Brands International Inc. on behalf of those individuals who purchased or acquired common stock.
Johnson & Johnson
Carella Byrne Cecchi Olstein Brody & Agnello filed a consumer class action Thursday in New Jersey District Court against Johnson & Johnson over its Neutrogena aerosol sunscreen line.
Takata Corp.
A Florida federal judge granted final approval Monday to a $42 million settlement automakers Volkswagen and Audi reached to resolve multidistrict litigation over their alleged use of defective Takata Corp. air bags, as well as a $12.6 million attorney fee award from that total.