Craig J. Hubert
Craig J. Hubert
Partner, Executive Committee
Craig J. Hubert is a Partner in the firm and is a member of the Executive Management Committee. A distinguished trial attorney whose practice focuses on personal injury, he represents clients in complex litigation involving serious accidents, nursing home negligence, product liability, and unsafe premises, as well as victims of criminal acts, sexual assaults and child abuse. His representation has resulted in over $100 million in recoveries on behalf of his clients.
Craig has been recognized as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney and Certified Criminal Trial Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court. Less than 1% of all attorneys state-wide carry such a certification. He has been included in the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers™, a list issued by Thomson Reuters every year since 2005. The award is given after a rigorous selection process that includes both professional achievement and peer recognition. Craig has also been selected through a diligent process involving endorsement from peer attorneys to the list of the Best Lawyers in America® issued by BL Rankings, LLC, every year since 2013. He was honored by Best Lawyers as a 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury-Plaintiffs in the Princeton-Metro region.
Craig was elected President of the Mercer County Bar Association in 2005 and the association recognized him as the “2016 Professional Lawyer of the Year.” In 2004, the Mercer County American Inn of Court named Craig “Attorney of the Year,” for his efforts in advancing the fundamental tenets of ethics and civility in the legal profession.
Craig has been a Trustee to the New Jersey State Bar Association for the past four years and serves as the chairperson to certain committees in the New Jersey State Bar Association.
Prior to private practice, Craig clerked for Mercer County Superior Court Civil Presiding Judge Honorable Neil H. Shuster and was a trial attorney for the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office. He has argued before the New Jersey Supreme Court and has handled numerous matters in the Appellate Division resulting in published decisions. He also regularly appears in federal court. He is the current Municipal Prosecutor for Pennington Borough.
Craig received his Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law and his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin.
Areas of Practice:
Nursing Home Negligence
Child Abuse Victims
Victims of Sexual Assault
Victims of Criminal Acts
Victims of Clergy Abuse
Juvenile Law and Delinquency
United States District for the District of New Jersey
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
United States Supreme Court
Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey J.D.
University of Wisconsin/Madison, Madison, Wisconsin B.A.
New Jersey Supreme Court, Argument and Brief, In the Matter of REGISTRANT J.G., 169 N.J. 304 (2001)
Numerous Appellate Division Arguments, Lefever v. Lull Engineering Co, Inc.,et al,;311 N.J.Super. 1 (App. Div. 1998)
New Jersey Supreme Court, Argument and Brief, Strube v. Travelers, 142;N.J. 570 (1995)
News & Articles:
NPR-WHYY-Philadelphia ~ August 2017 – N.J. Safe Care Cam Program (video cameras in assisted living patient rooms)
Past Employment Positions:
Honorable Neil H. Shuster, Law Clerk
Mercer County, Assistant Prosecutor, 1991 – 1994
Brotman, Graziano & Hubert, P.C., Shareholder