Divorce and Custody Attorney Christopher A. Nelson of Murphy & Dunn, P.C.

Attorney Christopher A. Nelson


Attorney Christopher A. Nelson is an Associate Attorney with Murphy & Dunn, P.C.  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 and is a member of the Peoria County Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.


Christopher has an established record of leadership. In law school, he was a Semi-Finalist in the Northern Illinois University Mock Trial Competition. In addition, Mr. Nelson is also a military veteran serving with distinction for six years in the Illinois Air National Guard, receiving an honorable discharge. 


Christopher works primarily with Managing Partner G. Edward Murphy, and Chris is a Team Leader for his two teams including Associate Attorney Lauren N. Smith and Paralegal Brooke L. Sandoval. Together their teams handle all areas of family law litigation. He is a capable trial attorney who can handle all aspects of a dissolution of marriage matter from start to finish to win your case. Chris works out the the Peoria  office and handles cases throughout the State of Illinois. You may contact Attorney Nelson directly at christopher.nelson@murphy-dunn.net.