Craig Hillwig is a shareholder of the firm, which he joined in 1994.
His practice includes both complex civil litigation and transactional work for corporate clients. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
Craig graduated from 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.
Before joining the firm, he clerked for Chief Judge Edward N. Cahn of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Since joining the firm, he has participated in numerous antitrust and other complex cases, including: In Re Automotive Parts Antitrust Litigation, No. 12-md-2311 (E.D. Mich.); In re Plastics Additives Antitrust Litigation, No. 03-2038 (E.D. Pa.); In re Packaged Ice Antitrust Litigation, No. 08-md-1952 (S.D. Mich.); In re Calpine Corporation, Inc. Securities Litigation, Master File No. C-02-1200 SBA (N.D. Ca.); In re Microcrystalline Cellulose Antitrust Litigation, MDL 1402 (E.D. Pa.); In re Pillar Point Partners Antitrust and Patent Litigation, MDL No. 1202 (D. Ariz.); In re The Bennett Funding Group, Inc., No. 96-61376 (Bankr. N.D.N.Y.); Cornell v. Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A., No. 97 CIV. 2262 (MBM) (S.D.N.Y); In Re Holocaust Victim Assets, Master Docket No. CV-96-4849 (E.D.N.Y.); In Re The Foundation For New Era Philanthropy Litigation, MDL No. 1127 (E.D. Pa.); In Re Factor VIII or Factor IX Concentrate Blood Products Litigation, MDL-986 (N.D. Ill.); In Re Amino Acid Lysine Antitrust Litigation, MDL 1083 (N.D. Ill.); In Re Estate of Ferdinand E. Marcos Human Rights Litigation, No. 86-0390 (D. Haw.); In re Graphite Electrodes Antitrust Litig., Master File No. 97-CV-4182 and MDL No. 1244 (E.D. Pa.); and In re Commercial Explosives Antitrust Litig., MDL No. 1093S (D. Utah).
Craig also represents both startups and established corporate clients in mergers, acquisitions and other transactions, and as outside general counsel, with an emphasis on popular music and the entertainment industry generally.