Robin Hulshizer is a member of the firm’s Litigation & Trial and Environmental, Land & Resources Departments. Ms. Hulshizer is a trial lawyer with over 25 years of experience litigating complex commercial and environmental matters. Her experience is multi-disciplinary, including toxic torts, product liability, consumer fraud, business contract, insurance coverage, and securities litigation. She has represented clients across various sectors such as manufacturing, oil and gas, consumer products, energy, and industrial hygiene. Ms. Hulshizer currently serves as Local Chair of the Chicago Environmental, Land & Resources Department, and as a member of the firm’s Diversity Leadership Committee.
In the environmental arena, Ms. Hulshizer’s experience has spanned every major environmental statute and includes not only litigation but regulatory work, investigation/enforcement actions, and counseling in connection with financial transactions. In addition to her representation of clients in litigation arising out of mobile emissions, toxic tort, and the Superfund/cost recovery arena, her experience includes explosion cases, citizen suits, private cost recovery actions, and claims brought by or against federal and state governments. Ms. Hulshizer has also worked on variances and penalty actions for a variety of clients.
In the business disputes forum, Ms. Hulshizer has extensive trial and court experience, representing various companies in high-stakes commercial litigation, as well as before governmental agencies including the SEC and EPA. She also has served as counsel in numerous complex, multiparty cases as well as class actions and multi-district litigations, in various federal and state courts around the country.