CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Dec. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 Munoz Gonzales was honored with the National Law Journal's 2015 Elite Trial Lawyer of the Year, taking home the gold in the Motor Vehicles category.
Mr. Hilliard 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.
Other finalists for the award included: Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, Hagens Berman Sobol & Shapiro, Panish Shea & Boyle, and Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard.
"I was up against a talented group of lawyers, many of whom are my friends. I am privileged to have won this award," says Robert C. Hilliard, Founding Partner of Hilliard Munoz Gonzales.
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