October 24, 2017
Nexsen Pruet member Brian Anderson was named a 2017 Honoree of the American Bankruptcy Institute’s 40 Under 40 Award. The American Bankruptcy Institute is the nation’s largest association of bankruptcy professionals, made up of over 12,000 members in multi-disciplinary roles, including attorneys, auctioneers, bankers, judges, lenders, professors, turnaround specialists, accountants and others.
"Brian is well-deserving of this award and we are proud to have him with the firm," said Christy Myatt, the leader of Nexsen Pruet's Bankruptcy & Financial Services Group. "We anticipate that this will be one of many of Brian’s achievements in the upcoming years."
Brian is a Board Certified Specialist in Business Bankruptcy law, focusing his law practice in the areas of bankruptcy, creditors' rights, and commercial litigation. He has represented banking and financial institutions, contractors, secured and unsecured creditors, and guarantors before state and federal courts and has delivered counsel on a wide range of matters, including complex Chapter 11 cases, avoidance actions, and adversary proceedings. He was been recognized by Chambers USA as an "Up and Coming" Lawyer in the area of Bankruptcy/Restructuring in North Carolina for 2017, named as a North Carolina Super Lawyers® "Rising Star" - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights, 2014-2017, and named as Business North Carolina's Legal Elite in Bankruptcy; 2015, 2017.
Brian will be recognized at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Winter Leadership Conference in Palm Springs, California on December 1, 2017.
Nexsen Pruet 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.