Craig W. Hillwig
Craig W. Hillwig is a shareholder of the firm, which he joined in 1994. His practice includes both complex civil litigation and general corporate and representation.
A native of Allentown, Pennsylvania, Mr. Hillwig is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University (B.A. 1990) and the Catholic University of America (J.D. 1993) where he served as a Note & Comment Editor for the Catholic University Law Review. Prior joining the firm, Mr. Hillwig served as law clerk to the Chief Judge Edward N. Cahn of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
He has participated in numerous antitrust class actions and other complex litigation, including: In Re Automotive Parts Antitrust Litig., No. 12-md-2311 (E.D. Mich.); In re: Chocolate Confectionary Antitrust Litig., MD: No. 1935 (M.D. Pa.); In re: In re: Packaged Ice Antitrust Litig., No. 08-MD-01952 (E.D. Mich.); In re Marine Hose Antitrust Litig., No. 08-MDL-1888 (S.D. Fla.); In re Plastics Additives Antitrust Litig., No. 03-2038 (E.D. Pa.); In re Urethane Antitrust Litig. (Polyether Polyols), MDL. No. 1616 (D. Kan.); In re Linerboard Antitrust Litig., 305 F.3d 145 (3d Cir. 2002); In re Microcrystalline Cellulose Antitrust Litig., MDL 1402 (E.D. Pa.); In Re Compact Disc Minimum Advertised Price Antitrust Litig., M.D.L. No. 1361 (D. Me); In Re: Monosodium Glutamate Antitrust Litig., MDL 00-1328 (D. Minn.); In re Pillar Point Partners Antitrust and Patent Litig., MDL No. 1202 (D. Ariz.); Rossi v. Standard Roofing, Inc., 156 F.3d 452 (3d Cir. 1998); In re Carbon Fiber Antitrust Litig., No. 99-07796 (C.D. Cal.); In re: Polypropylene Carpet Antitrust Litig., MDL 1075 (N.D. Ga.); In Re Amino Acid Lysine Antitrust Litig., MDL 1083 (N.D. Ill.); In re Graphite Electrodes Antitrust Litig., MDL No. 1244 (E.D. Pa.); and In re Commercial Explosives Antitrust Litig., MDL No. 1093S (D. Utah).
Mr. Hillwig also advises established corporate clients and start-ups in both transactional and litigation matters, and has served as outside general counsel to an entertainment and mobile gaming company.