Craig J. Hubert, Esq., Partner and Executive Committee member of Szaferman Lakind Blumstein & Blader, P.C., a law firm in Lawrenceville, NJ, received the inaugural Champion of Hope award during AIR’s first Taste of Hope event in October 2016. Hubert heads Szaferman Lakind’s Personal Injury Group. He is a distinguished trial attorney whose practice focuses on complex litigation involving serious accidents, nursing home negligence, product liability and justice for victims of criminal acts. Hubert is a Certified Trial Attorney and Certified Criminal Trial Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court. He has been named a New Jersey SuperLawyer™ for 10 consecutive years, has been listed among the Best Lawyers® in America every year since 2013 and was named Mercer County Bar Association’s 2016 Professional Lawyer of the Year. Hubert is Past President of the Mercer County Bar Association, current Trustee for the New Jersey State Bar Association and maintains an ongoing active presence in the State and local Bars.