CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Dec. 7, 2016 For the second year, Bob Hilliard takes home the gold. Last night in New York City at the annual National Law Journal Annual Elite Trial Lawyer Awards Dinner at the Plaza Hotel, Bob Hilliard, founding partner of Hilliard MuÃ±oz Gonzales was named 2016 Elite Trial Lawyer of the Year, Products Liability category.
Mr. Hilliard was honored last year as the 2015 Elite Trial Lawyer of the Year, Motor Vehicles category.He won for his work in the Toyota and General Motors litigation. Mr. Hilliard is currently serving as co-lead counsel for the national GM litigation with primary responsibility for the personal injury and death cases.
"I was up against a talented group of lawyers, many of whom are my friends. I am privileged to have won this award," said Mr. Hilliard.
Hilliard MuÃ±oz Gonzales LLP (HMG) specializes in mass torts, personal injury, product liability, commercial and business litigation, and wrongful death. Hilliard MuÃ±oz Gonzales LLP has been successfully representing clients in the United States and Mexico since 1986. Bob Hilliard obtained the Largest Verdict in the country in 2012 and the #1 verdict in Texas in 2013.