Brian M. Nelson, Managing Partner of the Monmouth County, N.J., office of law firm Archer P.C., has been named by NJBIZ to the statewide business weekly’s 40-Under-40 list of New Jersey’s most accomplished young businesspeople.

Calling Mr. Nelson and fellow honorees “the next generation of unstoppable leaders,” NJBIZ made its selections based on their “commitment to business growth, professional excellence and to the community.”

Mr. Nelson and his fellow honorees will be featured in a special NJBIZ supplement and recognized during an awards reception on Oct. 28 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, N.J. More information is available on the NJBIZ website.

A resident of Shrewsbury, Monmouth County, Mr. Nelson represents government entities, elected and appointed officials, non-profits, and private and public corporations in a variety of practice areas including litigation, labor and employment, election law, redevelopment, land use, zoning, affordable housing, government affairs and regulatory affairs. He serves as Township Attorney for Middletown Township, Monmouth County’s largest municipality, as well as Director of Law for Tinton Falls Borough, Special Counsel for the County of Monmouth, and Labor Counsel for the Western Monmouth Utilities Authority. He serves on the Board of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority, appointed by Gov. Chris Christie, and has served as counsel to several high-profile local and statewide election campaigns. Mr. Nelson has also served on numerous governmental transition teams, including for Gov. Christie in 2009 and most recently for Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop.

Archer PC is a full-service regional law firm with more than 175 lawyers and nine offices in Haddonfield, Hackensack, Princeton, Flemington and Shrewsbury N.J.; Philadelphia, Pa.; New York, N.Y.; and Wilmington and Georgetown, Del. The Firm has been serving Fortune 100 clients, small to medium-sized businesses and individuals for 85 years. Each  office  provides full-service litigation and transactional capabilities in nearly every area of law including corporate, estate & trust, family & matrimonial, labor & employment, litigation, medical & personal injury and real estate services.  For more information, visit

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