Publication named Robbins a 2018 40 Under 40 Leadership Award Winner
Triangle Business Journal
May 30, 2018
North Carolina's Triangle Business Journal has selected Nexsen Pruet's Neal Robbins as a 40 Under 40 Leadership Award winner for 2018.
According to the publication, the 40 Under 40 awards were established to "recognize outstanding professionals under the age of 40 for their contributions to their organizations and to the community." The Triangle Business Journal received nearly 200 nominations for this year's 40 Under 40 list. The 2018 40 Under 40 Leadership Award winners will be honored at a June 28 awards luncheon.
Neal has been practicing law for more than a decade with experience ranging from the representation of buyers and sellers in acquisition transactions to representing political campaigns and political actions committees. From 2013-2015, he served as the Director of Legislative & Intergovernmental Affairs for the State of North Carolina's Department of Environment and Natural Resources and before that he was Policy Advisor for Environment and Information Technology for (then) Governor Elect Pat McCrory.
Neal is also the founder of North State Media LLC and is the publisher of the North State Journal, North Carolina's first and only statewide newspaper.
He joined Nexsen Pruet in 2017 and acts as Special Counsel with the firm's Public Policy & Governmental Affairs team. He is a regular contributor to the team's NC Legislative Update - a newsletter summarizing the week's activities and conveying the inner workings of the legislative process and state government in Raleigh.
About Nexsen Pruet's Public Policy & Governmental Affairs Team
Nexsen Pruet’s Public Policy & Governmental Affairs team consists of state and federal lobbyists and attorneys who have extensive experience working on policy matters. Our team members represent companies and associations in a range of industries including, among others, automotive, health care, higher education, technology, environmental regulations, and waste management.
Nexsen Pruet, LLC is one of the largest law firms in the Carolinas, with more than 190 attorneys and offices in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head and Myrtle Beach, S.C. as well as Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh, N.C. Founded in 1945, Nexsen Pruet provides a broad range of legal services to the business community and represents companies and other entities in local, state, national, and international venues.