Archer partner Lori Grifa has been named to ROI-NJ’s prestigious “Real Estate Influencers” list for 2020. What is often called the ultimate power list in the state – this year includes the top 21 influencers in New Jersey’s real estate world. ROI-NJ, a leading business publication, recognizes those who hold key roles in New Jersey’s real estate industry and are vital to its success. Referring to Lori’s inclusion this year, ROI-NJ states, “Long overdue honor for well-respected lawyer who has worked both in private practice and public service throughout her career.”

Practicing law for more than 30 years, Lori expertly unties the administrative and regulatory knots that frustrate and plague the business community. She brings a deep level of experience, knowledge and insight to matters involving the New Jersey Departments of Community Affairs, Banking & Insurance, Environmental Protection, Health, Human Services, Labor, Transportation and Treasury, as well as the state’s professional Licensing Boards and the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control.

Prior to joining Archer, Lori served in Governor Chris Christie’s Cabinet as the commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs. During her tenure, Lori also chaired the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission, the New Jersey Redevelopment Agency, the New Jersey Council on Affordable Housing and the New Jersey Housing Mortgage Finance Agency. In addition to creating approximately 3,000 units of affordable housing during this period, she managed 2,200 annual grant programs involving nearly $500 million. Lori is also a Director with Archer Public Affairs.

To access ROI-NJ’s full list, please click here.

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