About A. Craig Eiland
A. Craig Eiland grew up in a farming and ranching family in west Texas and is an accomplished and respected trial lawyer, who has represented clients throughout the U.S. -- as well as internationally.
In addition, he has over 20 years of experience in the Texas House of Representatives. During his tenure as an elected official, he served as Chairman of the Pensions and Investments Committee and Vice Chairman of the Insurance and Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Committees. He was also a member of the Business and Industry; Appropriations; and State, Federal and International Relations Committees.
As a personal injury advocate, Mr. Eiland has represented clients injured while working offshore or in the petrochemical industry, traveling in a car or truck, or from ingesting a defective drug. He is dedicated to his clients and is not intimidated by the large Fortune 500 companies that he holds accountable for their negligence. He can represent you as a sole practitioner or partner with a law firm that needs a successful trial litigator.
In his practice of civil and commercial litigation, Craig Eiland also handles cases that involve maritime and admiralty issues, breach of fiduciary duty and insurance claim disputes. While he prepares all of his cases for trial, he also handles cases in arbitration to resolve all types of legal matters.
Texas, New York
Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas J.D. - 1987
Baylor University Bachelor Degree in Business Administration - 1984
Honors and Awards
“Preeminent” rating “Highest Ethical Standards and Professional Excellence”
by National Rating Firm, Martindale Hubbell
Prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates (less than 1% of attorneys in America)
Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum --- by Million Dollar Advocates Forum, LLC
2015 Best Lawyers in Texas --- by U.S. News & World Report LP, by
2015 Best Lawyers in America --- by U.S. News & World Report LP, by
2015 U.S. News and World Report Best Law Firms --- by U.S. News & World Report LP, by
2015 Leading Plaintiff Lawyers in America - by Law Dragon
Professional Associations and Memberships
Texas State Representatives, Member, 1995 - 2015
Past President National Conference of Insurance Legislators
Member, Texas and New York State Bars and Federal Courts across the country.