Robert M. Gilmartin, Jr.


Mr. Gilmartin has an extensive background in the defense of litigated matters including but not limited to products liability, asbestos litigation, pharmaceutical litigation, construction litigation, personal injury and premises liability matters. He is experienced in deposition practice, arguing motions, and advocating the interests of his clients at mediation and arbitration hearings, as well as in court conferences and settlement conferences. He has served as first and second chair in asbestos trials.

Mr. Gilmartin is admitted to the state bars of New York and New Jersey. Additionally, he is admitted to appear before all U.S. District Courts within New York and New Jersey.

Appointed by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, Mr. Gilmartin served as an Attorney Member of the District (5A) Ethics Committee from 2012 through 2016.

From 2000 through 2002, Mr. Gilmartin was an Emergency Medical Technician with the Midland Park Volunteer Ambulance Corps.

During the 1998-1999 Court Term, Mr. Gilmartin served in a Judicial Clerkship in the New Jersey State Superior Court for the Honorable Robert E. Hamer, J.S.C.

Mr. Gilmartin is a trustee of the Bergen County Bar Foundation.  He also is a member of the Trial Attorneys of New Jersey.

Mr. Gilmartin received his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law (1998).  A history major, he earned his B.A., magna cum laude, from Wake Forest University (1995).  In 1993, Mr. Gilmartin had the privilege of studying in Wake Forest’s study abroad program at Casa Artom, in Venice, Italy.