Craig A. French is an attorney practicing within the firm’s tort and civil litigation unit.

Craig received his BA degree in Business Administration from Pepperdine University in 1982 (cum laude) and then received his JD degree from Pepperdine University in 1985. Craig was admitted to the Oregon State Bar in 1987 and the California State Bar in 1988.

Craig’s experience includes over 25 years working for Zurich Insurance and CNA Insurance where he defended clients in a variety of general liability lawsuits including motor vehicle accidents, premise liability claims, product liability claims, and property damage claims.

Craig’s litigation experience is extensive, as he has tried 28 jury trials to verdict. He has independently handled over a thousand lawsuits from inception through conclusion during his career.

Craig is a member of the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates (“ABOTA”). ABOTA is an invitation only membership. Selected members must meet a number of qualifications, including demonstration of vast lead counsel jury trial experience and possession of the highest ethical attributes.