Bennett A. Robbins

Bennett Robbins, Esq., has been practicing law in Hudson County and in the State of New Jersey since 1983. His father and his uncle were Hudson County lawyers. As Bennett says, "My father taught me many years ago that there are two types of lawyers, Those who represent 'things' and those who represent 'People'... I represent 'People'."

Bennett Robbins, Esq., has dedicated his career to representing injured victims in a compassionate, aggressive, ethical and dignified manner. He recieved his BA in History (May, 1980) from Rutgers University and JD (May, 1983) from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Bennett is admititted to the New Jersey State Bar and United States Federal Bar.

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Highest Possible Rating in both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards.
  • Life Member Million Dollar Advocates Forum Representing The Top Trial Lawyers in America
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel – Representing Nation’s Top One Percent of Attorneys.

Professional Affiliations & Committee Membership

  • New Jersey State Bar Association Board of Trustees — 2008-2014
    Hudson County Trustee to the NJSBA
  • Hudson County Bar Association -
    President — 2005-2006
    Executive Board Member — 2001-2005
    Board of Trustee — 1996-2000
    Constitutional Trustee—2008-2014
  • Hudson County Bar Foundation
    Vice President — 2005 - Present
    Board of Trustees — 2001-Present
  • District VI New Jersey Supreme Court Ethics Committee — 1994 -1998
    committee Member
  • Hudson County Superior Court - Arbitrator — 2000 - Present
    for all personal injury matters
  • American Arbitration Association — 1996 - 1999
    Member of the Panel of Civil Arbitrators
  • Appointee to Supreme Court Working Group on Digital Courtsmart System — 2009 - 2010
    Member of Committee chaired by Edwin H. Stern, Presiding Judge for
    Administration of the Superior Court of New Jersey Appellate Division
  • Hudson County Bar Association — 2009-2014
    Chair of Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointment Committee (JPAC)
  • Hudson County Bar Association — 2011 - 2014
    Outreach Support and Memorial Committee
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
    Chairman of the Bylaws and Resolutions Committee – 2013 – 2014
  • New Jersey State Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Section
    Trustee Liaison – 2011 - 2014
  • New Jersey State Bar Association Special Civil Part Committee — 2010 - 2011
    Trustee Liaison 2010 - 2011
  • Hudson County Bar Association — 2004 - 2006
    Chair - Workers’ Compensation Committee
  • Hudson County Bar Association — 1990 - Present
    Committee Membership Including Nominating, Civil Practice, Workers’ Compensation,
    Personnel, By-Laws, Court House Situs and Building Committee, Lawyer Referral and Finance Committee
  • Hudson County Inns of Court - Barrister — 1990 - 1996
  • Hoboken Bar Association - President — 1986
  • New Jersey Association for Justice/National Association for Justice (formally ATLA, New Jersey State Bar Association, American Bar Association, Hudson County Bar Association, Somerset County Bar Association, Hoboken Bar Association.

Past Employment

  • Law Offices of Bennett A. Robbins, LLC - 01/2012 - Present
    Hoboken, New Jersey
    Principal
  • City Of Hoboken 2013-2014
    94 Washington Street
    Hoboken, NJ
    Alternate Municipal Prosecutor
  • Javerbaum, Wurgaft, Hicks, Kahn, Wikstrom & Sinins - 1/2010-12/2011
    Hoboken, Springfield, Newark and Freehold, NJ
    Of Counsel
  • Baker, Pedersen & Robbins - 01/1991-12/2009
    Hoboken, NJ
    Partner
  • Baker, Garber, Duffy & Baker - 09/1984-12/1990
    Hoboken, NJ
    Associate
  • The Honorable Joseph P. Hanrahan, JSC - 09/1983-08/1984
    Hudson County Superior Court, Jersey City. NJ
    Judicial Law Clerk
  • Law Offices of Malcolm J. Robbins - 09/1982-08/1983
    Law Clerk
  • Margulies, Margulies & Wind - 06/1981-08/1982
    Law Clerk