Peter V. McArthur is Principal and Managing Partner of Azrak and Associates.
McArthur has been with the firm for over 26 years and took ownership of the firm in 2017. With Peter McArthur at the helm, Azrak & Associates is a
client-focused, full-service law firm dedicated to providing the best possible outcomes and results to New Jersey clients.


For over 30 years, Peter McArthur has been providing legal counsel and risk management to international and domestic corporate clients. He has handled multi-faceted cases pertaining to mergers, acquisitions, employment contracts, real estate review and regulatory and contractual compliance. Peter draws on
his years of experience to negotiate complex issues and recommend
appropriate actions.

A former Assistant Prosecutor for the City of Summit and Associate Counsel
for the Summit Housing Authority, McArthur has litigated in all Courts from Municipal Court to Supreme Court and is licensed in all Courts in the State of New Jersey.

Practice Focus

  • Asset Acquisitions, Divestitures & Mergers

  • Licensing, Contracts & Lease Negotiations

  • Employment Contract Creation & Compliance

  • International & Domestic Corporate Law

  • Real Estate, Land Use & Environmental Compliance

  • Litigation and Trial Matters

  • Project Management & Strategic Planning

  • Federal & State Agency Litigation


Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1986

  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1986



J.D., Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing Michigan, 1985

B.A., Sociology, Glassboro State, (Rowan University), 1981


Professional Associations

New Jersey State Bar Association

Morris County Bar Association