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Brian T. Wilton

Brian T. Wilton

Brian T. Wilton

Deputy Chief Counsel
Governor's Representative

Brian T. Wilton serves as Deputy Chief Counsel of the Authorities Unit, which provides oversight of the governance and operations of more than 50 independent State and bi-state agencies on behalf of the Governor.

Prior to joining state government, Wilton was a practicing civil litigation attorney and municipal prosecutor.  In addition to legal practice he served as a councilman and Mayor in the Borough of Lake Como from 2005 until 2018.  In conjunction with his municipal service Wilton was an active member of the New Jersey League of Municipalities legislative committee.

He holds a B.A. in History with a minor in Political Science from the University of Scranton and a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law.