Craig is well respected and recognized across Wisconsin as an aggressive criminal trial lawyer and effective negotiator. He understands the benefits of positive outcomes for clients and uses a strategic, imaginative approach to defending individuals accused of a crime in Wisconsin.
DISTINCTION AS A WISCONSIN SUPER LAWYER
Craig has earned distinction by being named in the criminal defense category for the Wisconsin Super Lawyers every year from 2005 to 2021. He was also featured in the Top 25 Attorneys in Milwaukee and the Top 50 Attorneys in Wisconsin lists from 2013 to 2020.
He was also voted Best Criminal Lawyer in the Milwaukee Shepherd Express Readers' Poll in 2012 and 2018, and he was named a Leader in the Law in 2008 by the Wisconsin Law Journal. He earned this honor for his successful constitutional challenge of Wisconsin's carrying concealed weapons law, as well as for his defense of a 10-year old boy in a high-profile Milwaukee homicide case.
Prior to entering private practice, Craig headed a unit focused on defending drug prosecutions for the Waukesha County trial division of the State Public Defender. He has worked extensively in state and federal courts as well as appearing before Wisconsin Supreme Court, the Wisconsin Court of Appeals and the Federal Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
The outcome of your case will have a huge impact on your future. There’s no room for an attorney who doesn’t care.