Christopher A. Nelson

Christopher A. Nelson

Christopher A. Nelson

Associate Attorney
Location:
Peoria, Illinois
Phone:
309-740-9091
866-681-5405
Fax:
309-674-5539
Email:
Attorney Christopher A. Nelson is an Associate Attorney with Murphy & Dunn, P.C., and primarily works with Lead Partner G. Edward Murphy handling all aspects of divorce, custody and family law matters. His family law team members include Case Manager Dina C. James and Paralegal Ashlyn Smith, and together they seek to obtain the best result possible for you and your children. Mr. Nelson handles matters primarily out of the Peoria and Bloomington offices for clients throughout the state of Illinois.
 
Mr. Nelson earned his B.S. from Illinois State University and his J.D. from Northern Illinois University College of Law. He is licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois.
 
Christopher Nelson has an established record of leadership. In law school he was a semi-finalist in the Northern Illinois University Mock Trial Competition. He served with distinction for six years in the Illinois Air National Guard and received an honorable discharge in 2010. Attorney Christopher Nelson is a member of the Peoria County Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association and the American Bar Association. You can contact Attorney Nelson directly at Christopher.nelson@murphy-dunn.net.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Education

  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Semi-Finalist in the Northern Illinois University Mock Trial Competition
    • Honors: Served with Distinction for six years in the Illinois Air National Guard
  • Illinois State University
    • B.S.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Peoria County Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Illinois Air National Guard