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Peter Fred Stuart

Peter Fred Stuart, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut 1970, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1974, United States Court Military Appeals 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974. City councilor Town of Groton, 1974-1978. Member Court Corps. Committee (executive committee member). Lodges: Rotary (local president 1982-1983).

Background

Stuart, Peter Fred was born on June 23, 1939 in Savona, New York, United States. Son of Chester M. and Gertrude (Manning) Stuart.

Education

Dartmouth College (Bachelor of Arts, 1961). Dickinson School of Law (Juris Doctor, 1969).

Career

Worked at O'Brien, Shafner, Stuart, Kelly & Morris, P.C. (Groton, Connecticut) specializing in Trials in all Courts. Personal Injury, Products Liability, Workers Compensation, Medical Malpractice, Corporations, Estate Planning, Probate, Trust Law, Real Estate, General Practice, Administrative and Admiralty Law. Admitted to the bar, 1970, Connecticut.

1974, United States. Supreme Court, United States. Tax Court, United States. Claims Court and United States.

Court of Military Appeals. Member, Dickinson Law Review, 1967-1969. Lecturer: Estate Planning for the Executive, American Life Council, 1972-1973.

Instructor of Small Business Seminar, United States. Small Business Administration, 1978-1979. "Business Law for Small Business Owners," Mohegan Community College, 1988-1992.

Member: New London County (President, 1981-1982), Connecticut (Member, Executive Committee, Section on Business Law, 1983—) and American (Member, Subcommittee on Closely Held Corporations, 1982—) Bar Associations. National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, 1990—. Military: Commander, Judge Advocate General's Corps, USNR, Retired.

Established in 1966, we are a general practice law firm focusing on advocacy, counseling and caring. We can handle almost every type of legal work that a family or business may require. We take great pride in our team approach of lawyers, legal assistants and staff.

Each lawyer and legal assistant concentrates their talents in one or more fields. This expertise allows us to provide superior legal services in a number of fields of law as one of Southeast Connecticut's most capable and experienced law firms. We emphasize trial work in Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Probate Appeals and Commercial Litigation.

In addition we have expertise in Municipal Law, Estate Planning and Elder Law, Estate and Trust Administration, Business (Corporate) and Real Estate Law.

Membership

City councilor Town of Groton, 1974-1978. Member Court Corps. Committee (executive committee member). Lodges: Rotary (local president 1982-1983).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

Married Karin Sandal, May 30, 1964. Children: Peter Christopher, Sandal Clay, Grant Alan.