Pitney Hardin llp attorney Robert L. Hollingshead has been honored for his significant contribution to the legal profession with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Morris County (NJ) Bar Association.
The award, presented at the Association's annual awards dinner, recognizes Mr. Hollingshead as "Having advanced the cause of our legal system, contributing to the progress and development of the law and the profession, for having participated in and supporting the activities of the organized bar of New Jersey, and for having developed a reputation as a leader in the legal community."
Mr. Hollingshead is a partner in Pitney Hardin's Litigation Department and is the chair of the firm's Conflicts and Ethics Committee. His practice focuses on the defense of product liability, toxic tort, and negligence claims. He also has a substantial practice representing clients in commercial and employer's liability litigation. He joined the firm in 1976, when he started the firm'sproduct liability, toxic tort and personal injury practice, and became a partner in 1978.