Timothy P. McKeown, a Member of the Bridgewater-based law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., was recently elected President of the Arc of Somerset County.
“I am honored and excited to take on this leadership opportunity as President of the Arc of Somerset County. I look forward to working with our talented team and contributing to the important work the Arc does in assisting individuals with disabilities and their families,” said McKeown.
The Arc provides quality services and advocacy for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families to support development and achievement at every stage of life. The Arc, which is celebrating more than 40 years of service to the community, currently operates 33 separate program locations, serving more than 1,000 children and adults with disabilities with over 325 employees and more than 500 volunteers.
McKeown, a resident of Hillsborough, concentrates his practice on a variety of civil and commercial litigation with an emphasis on real estate-related matters. On behalf of his clients, he handles matters involving commercial lease disputes, real estate contract disputes, contractor disputes, construction liens, title issues, foreclosure, partition actions, consumer fraud claims, and commercial equipment leasing. His experience includes pretrial procedure, trials and appellate practice in state and federal courts. He has argued civil appeals before the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
In addition to his litigation practice, McKeown represents sellers and purchasers in commercial real estate transactions.
McKeown is the author of New Jersey Real Estate Dispute, a blog located at www.njrealestatedispute.com, which provides businesses and individuals with timely information about the law as it pertains to the real estate industry. He is also an Associate Member of the New Jersey Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, where he serves on the group’s Legislative Committee.