January 6, 2009
Norris McLaughlin, P.A.
721 Route 202-206
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Contact: Edward C. Miller, Jr.
Chief Marketing Officer
(908) 722-0700, X-4224
Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Names New Member
Bridgewater, NJ (January 6, 2009) – The Bridgewater law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A. is proud to announce that Charles A. Bruder has been named a Member of the firm.
“We are very happy that these talented attorneys have achieved membership in the firm. This achievement is in recognition of their years of high-quality legal work and dedicated service to our clients,” said John Eagan, Managing Partner.
Bruder, a resident of Lumberton, New Jersey, concentrates his practice in the areas of employee benefits and executive compensation. Bruder is experienced in all aspects of defined contribution and defined benefit plans, deferred compensation arrangements, stock option plans, employee stock ownership plans, and other incentive and equity-based compensation arrangements. He frequently counsels clients in the areas of plan qualification and administration issues, ERISA fiduciary matters, plan compliance issues, and employee benefits matters in the context of business reorganizations. In addition, Bruder is knowledgeable in the handling of group health plans, cafeteria plans, and other health and welfare benefits arrangements. He is also experienced in the areas of executive compensation, stock option planning and wealth succession planning.
Prior to commencing his legal career, Bruder was a senior tax consultant for a “Big 5” accounting firm, providing tax consulting and financial planning services primarily to corporate executives and high net-worth individuals.
Bruder is a frequent lecturer in the area of employee benefits and has previously published articles in The Exempt Organizations Tax Review and the New Jersey Law Journal. He co-authored a chapter entitled “Perspectives for Management and Executives on Structuring and Negotiating the Package: It’s Not Just About the Dollars” for a book entitled Inside the Minds: Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Client Strategies for Aspatore Books, a Thomson Business Publisher. He is a member of the American Bar Association, Division of Taxation. He received his LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center, his J.D. from Widener University School of Law and his B.A. from LaSalle University.