J. Hunter Craft

Hunter Craft graduated as the Casey Presidential Scholar from Baylor University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance. He earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence in 1999 from Baylor University School of Law, where he was selected into membership of the Abner V. McCall Inn of Court, Order of the Barristers, Harvey M. Richey Moot Court Society, and Phi Delta Phi Honors Society. Upon graduation, Mr. Craft accepted a litigation position with the international firm of Fulbright & Jaworski, L.L.P.’s Houston, Texas office. He quickly distinguished himself as an aggressive advocate for numerous large clients in commercial, product liability, and occupational exposure litigation.

In April 2001, he joined one of the largest plaintiffs’ litigation firms in the country as a partner. In March 2013, he formed Craft Law Firm, P.C. to advance his aggressive advocacy on behalf of those harmed by others. Focusing primarily on product liability, trucking, construction accident, and other catastrophic injury litigation, Mr. Craft has represented victims from more than 30 different states in cases against large corporate defendants including Alcoa, Arkos, Autoliv, Axip Energy, BF Goodrich, BMW, Bridgestone/Firestone, Chrysler, Coastal Corporation, Continental Tire, Cooper Tire, Cummins Diesel, Daewoo Motors, Discount Tire, Dorel Juvenile Products, Ford, General Motors, Gilbane, Goodyear, Hilcorp Energy, Honda, International Truck & Engine, Isuzu, Land Rover, Mattel, Mazda, Michelin, Mitsubishi, Newmar Corporation, Nissan, Tire Rack, Titan Tire, Toyota, Trican, TRW, TXU, Union Pacific, Volkswagen, Witco/Chemtura, and Yokohama Tires, among others.

Mr. Craft was professionally recognized as a Texas Super Lawyers “Rising Star” by the state’s legal community in 2004. Later that year, at age 29, he was elected a “Texas Super Lawyer” for the first time, making him the youngest such recipient in the history of the award. He has subsequently received this honor numerous times. He was chosen as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers and the Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers. He has received numerous other professional awards and recognitions, but cares most of all for the results he is able to obtain for his clients.

A frequent speaker on topics including trial strategy, expert witnesses, product liability, and accident reconstruction, Mr. Craft has appeared on television, radio, and in several major newspapers across the country discussing distracted driving, discovery abuse by defendants, vehicle rollovers, roof crush, seatbelts, child restraint systems, airbags, back-over deaths, and other litigation topics.

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