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Peter V. Gelderman is Of Counsel in the Westport office. He focuses his practice in the areas of land use and zoning matters and municipal affairs.

In addition, he is experienced in business and commercial transactions, commercial and residential real estate transactions, condominium law and civil litigation.

During his career, Mr. Gelderman has served as an Assistant Town Attorney in Westport, Connecticut, and Town Attorney in Trumbull, Connecticut. He is also a former member of the Trumbull Town Council.

Practice Areas

  • Land Use And Zoning
  • Municipal Affairs
  • Business And Commercial Transactions
  • Commercial And Residential Real Estate Transactions
  • Condominium Law
  • Civil Litigation


  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. – 1979
  • University of Connecticut
    • B.A. – 1976

Past Positions

  • Town of Westport, Connecticut, Former Assistant Town Attorney
  • Town of Trumbull, Connecticut, Former Town Attorney
  • Trumbull Town Council, Former Member

Professional Associations

  • Connecticut Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1980
  • Illinois, 1979
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1986