Craig is an entrepreneur and senior attorney at The Greening Law Group. As the visionary leader for The Greening Law Group, Craig is continually finding ways to increase growth and be the most innovative law firm in Texas. This growth and innovation is instrumental in building a team and systems to give our clients an advantage over government prosecution. Craig leads a team of lawyers, paralegals, and marketing experts focused on making The Greening Law Group the most well-known and aggressive litigators in Texas. In the courtroom, Craig is recognized as a ferocious and methodical litigator.
With 20 years of experience, including having previously been a prosecutor, Craig founded The Greening Law Group 10 years ago. His passion for justice and excellence in criminal defense is evident, and he strives to make a positive impact on every person as they struggle through their darkest and most difficult times in life.
Craig grew up in San Antonio Texas, where he attended Judson High School. Following graduation, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Boston University. With this degree, Craig previously worked as an engineer in the semiconductor industry. After returning to law school to further his career, Craig decided to instead focus his studies in Criminal Law. In 1999, Craig earned his Juris Doctorate from The University of Texas School of Law.
Craig’s long list of accomplishments include:
- Board Certification in Criminal Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
- Texas Super Lawyer 2019-2020
- National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2017-2020
- Designated as a Lawyer-Scientist by the American Chemical Society
- Author of the Fifth Circuit Criminal Handbook, Lexis-Nexis, 2019 and 2020
In his spare time, Craig enjoys golfing, reading, watching sports, and playing blackjack and craps. Having grown up as a child of an Air Force member, his original dream was to become a fighter pilot, which unfortunately became impossible due to him surpassing the maximum height requirement.
Craig’s favorite drink is Vodka Soda!