Harold C. Hollenbeck

Harold Capistrano Hollenbeck ( born December 29, 1938 in Passaic, New Jersey) is an American lawyer and politician. Between 1977 and 1983 he represented the State of New Jersey in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Harold Hollenbeck attended the public schools in East Rutherford and then studied until 1961 at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Rutherford. After a subsequent law studies at the University of Virginia and his 1965 was admitted to the bar he began in Ridgewood to work in this profession. At the same time he proposed as a member of the Republican Party launched a political career. In the years 1967 to 1969 he was councilor in East Rutherford. Between 1969 and 1971 he sat as an MP in the New Jersey General Assembly; after which he belonged from 1972 to 1973 to the State Senate. In 1968 he was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in Miami Beach, was nominated for the Richard Nixon as a presidential candidate.

In the congressional elections of 1976 Hollenbeck was in the ninth constituency of New Jersey in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Henry Helstoski on January 3, 1977. After two re- election he was able to complete in Congress until January 3, 1983 three legislative periods. In 1982 he was defeated by Democrat Robert Torricelli. Since 1987, Hollenbeck judge at the New Jersey Superior Court