Colin P. Hackett

Managing Partner

  • location icon Newark, NJ
    One Riverfront Plaza
    Suite 800
    Newark, NJ 07102

Colin Hackett is the managing partner in the Newark office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability, Products Liability, Construction, Insurance Coverage, Bad Faith Litigation, and Hospitality Practices. He has extensive litigation experience, including over forty first chair jury trials in state and federal courts involving general liability, transportation, product, environmental contamination and professional liability claims. In addition to trials in New Jersey he has tried matters in state and federal courts in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Florida at the request of clients. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates of which Lewis Brisbois has forty-three members.

Publications

  • “Does Your Website Have Forum Selection Clause,” General Liability Newsletter, Volume III, Issue I, Summer 2002
  • “New Jersey Supreme Court Addresses Landowner Liability,” Apartment Industry Magazine, July 1998
  • “Environmental Insurance Coverage Claims and Litigation:  Trends and Emerging Coverage Issues”, 718 PLI Comm. 99, 123 (PLI Comm. Law & Practice Course Handbook Series No. A4-4477, May-June 1995)

Admissions

  • State Bar Admissions
    • New Jersey
  • United States District Courts
    • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States Courts of Appeals
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court

Admissions

New Jersey

United States District Court, District of New Jersey

United States District Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

United States Supreme Court

Associations

  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
  • American Bar Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Education

Seton Hall University, School of Law

Juris Doctor, 1991

Boston University, College of Liberal Arts

Bachelor of Arts, 1988

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