January 08, 2014
Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. is pleased to announce that Steven
Mairella has joined the Firm as Of Counsel to the Real Estate/Land Use Practice
in the Firm’s Newark office.
Mr. Mairella specializes in real
estate matters, with a particular emphasis on zoning and land use, development
Prior to joining the Firm, Mr.
Mairella was a limited partner at McManimon, Scotland & Baumann. Prior to that, Mr. Mairella was Vice
President & General Counsel to Pinnacle Communities, Ltd., a New
Jersey-based developer and builder.
Before joining Pinnacle he served for two years as the attorney for the
Zoning Board of Adjustment for the Township of Nutley, Essex County, New Jersey. Mr. Mairella also spent eleven years as Vice
President, General Counsel and Secretary of Sterling Forest Corporation in
Tuxedo, New York, where he managed the legal and regulatory affairs of that
land development company and its utilities subsidiaries.
Mr. Mairella received his J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown University
Law Center in 1983 and his A.B., magna
cum laude, from Brown University in 1979.