AWARD-WINNING REPRESENTATION. AGGRESSIVE CRIMINAL DEFENSE. PROTECTING YOUR RIGHTS AND INTERESTS.
Robert F. Black, Jr. is a distinguished New Jersey attorney who focuses primarily on criminal defense and civil litigation and has gained a stellar reputation for his skillful and tenacious advocacy on behalf of his clients. Deeply invested in his client’s well being, Mr. Black strives to be the best in his field each and every day. He chooses to go the extra mile for his clients and sincerely views their success as his number one priority. When you hire Robert F. Black, Jr. to handle your legal matter, you get both an outstanding attorney and a loyal advocate.
Before opening his practice at The Law Offices of Robert F. Black, Jr., Rob was an attorney and Managing Partner at HANNAN & BLACK LAW GROUP. Prior to that, he was an Associate Attorney at Clark Law Firm, P.C. in New Jersey, and was employed by Gutman, Mintz, Baker & Sonnenfeldt, P.C. in New York City. He served on the Board of Directors at the Unemployment Action Center (New York, NY). His trial experience includes indictable criminal offenses, DWI, municipal court, serious personal injury, employment law, and landlord-tenant disputes.
Born and raised in Monmouth County, New Jersey, Rob attended The Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University where he graduated with a Juris Doctorate degree. While at Hofstra Law, he served as President of the Unemployment Action Center (UAC), the largest organization in the United States devoted to the representation of unemployment insurance claimants. Prior to attending Hofstra Law, Rob graduated from Seton Hall University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science.
Robert F. Black, Jr. has received numerous individual accolades and has consistently been recognized for his advocacy on behalf of others. Each year since 2014, Rob has been nominated for The National Trial Lawyers “Top 40 under 40” membership, which is extended annually to 40 Lawyers in New Jersey “who exemplify superior qualifications, trial results, and leadership as a young lawyer under the age of 40.” Membership into The National Trial Lawyers "Top 40 under 40" is by invitation only, and is extended exclusively to those individuals who meet stringent qualifications and specialize in the legal practice of criminal defense or civil litigation. The American Association of DUI/DWI Attorneys named him one of the "10 Best". Rob has also received several Avvo Clients’ Choice Awards and has an Avvo Rating of “Excellent”.
Mr. Black is a member of the Monmouth County (NJ) Bar Association and the New Jersey Bar Association; he is admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey and in Federal District Court. He is a member of The National Trial Lawyers and the National College for DUI Defense. Beyond advocating for justice, Rob is a member of the Alzheimer's New Jersey Young Professional Advisory Council. Rob enjoys spending time with his family, coaching youth basketball, playing golf, fishing and watching his favorite football team.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2018|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2018|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2017|
|Top 40 under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2016|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2015|
|10 Best Attorneys||American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys||2015|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2014|
|10 Best Attorneys||American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys||N/A|
|Criminal Defense Attorney||National College for DUI Defense||N/A|
|Owner||The Law Offices of Robert F. Black, Jr.||2014 - Present|
|Managing Partner||HANNAN & BLACK LAW GROUP||2012 - 2014|
|Associate||Clark Law Firm, PC||2012 - 2012|
|Summer Associate||Gutman, Mintz, Baker & Sonnenfeldt, PC||2011 - 2012|
|Board Member||Unemployment Action Center||2010 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Alzheimer's New Jersey Young Professional Advisory Council||Council Member||2017 - Present|
|New Jersey Association for Justice||Member||2016 - Present|
|National College for DUI Defense||Member||2014 - Present|
|New Jersey State Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Monmouth Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|HANNAN & BLACK LAW BLOG||SUED BY A DRUNK KID – Social Gatherings, Drunken Teenagers and A Lawsuit Against Mom and Dad||2013|
|Hofstra University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2012|
|Seton Hall University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2009|
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