ATLANTIC CITY -- Robert B. Hille was sworn in on May 14 as first vice president of the New Jersey State Bar Association. He took the oath of office at the association’s installation dinner at Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa in Atlantic City. He is on track to become president in 2017.
A partner at McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, Hille concentrates on insurance and healthcare law. He has been published and lectured widely in both areas. He is also certified by the Supreme Court as a civil trial attorney, and is a member of the Court’s Civil Practice Committee.
Hille said he is honored to represent the voice and interests of association members.
“I am grateful for the opportunity to continue to advocate for our members’ interest in an executive position. I am committed to the association and its mission,” said Hille.
His bar association activities have been extensive. He previously served as a trustee of the state bar association, and is chair of the Finance and Operations, Insurance Benefits and Amicus committees. He also is a member of the Long-Term Planning, Malpractice Insurance, and Meeting Arrangements and Planning committees and is a member of the Certified Attorneys Section. He is also a trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Foundation. Hille is a former president of the Bergen County Bar Association.
He is a graduate of Bucknell University and earned his law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law. Hille is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York, the United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
Hille is married and has two daughters.