P. Craig Morrow, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Transportation & Maritime Attorney in Opelousas, LA

Morrow, Morrow, Ryan, Bassett & Haik
 | 324 W Landry St, PO Drawer 1787
Opelousas, LA 70570
Phone: 337-948-4483
Fax: 337-942-5234
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1995
Practice Areas:
  • Transportation/Maritime (40%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney P. Craig Morrow, Jr., is a senior partner with the Morrow, Morrow, Ryan, Bassett & Haik law firm located in Opelousas, Louisiana. Serving clients throughout Louisiana, including St. Landry Parish, Lafayette Parish, New Iberia Parish and the surrounding areas, Mr. Morrow focuses his practice on helping those who suffered an injury or lost a loved one in a workplace accident or as the result of a someone else's negligence or wrongdoing.

A top-rated trial attorney, Mr. Morrow has achieved notable success since he began practicing law in 1994. During that time, he has helped hundreds of clients obtain the full amount of compensation they deserve for their serious personal injury and wrongful death claims involving maritime, aviation and industrial accidents, auto accidents, defective products, medical malpractice, municipal liability, traumatic brain injuries, and other preventable tragedies. He also has extensive experience handling class action litigation involving a wide range of disputes.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Morrow has recovered millions of dollars in settlements and awards for his plaintiff clients, earning his membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Widely regarded as a leader in his field, he has conducted numerous lectures and seminars across his region, and he has appeared on several televised news programs, offering in-depth legal commentary on a variety of legal topics. He has also authored the monthly President's column for the Louisiana Advocates magazine published by the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ). 

A 1991 graduate of Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice, Mr. Morrow obtained his Juris Doctor from Southern University Law Center in 1994. The Louisiana State Bar Association admitted him to practice that same year, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western, Eastern and Middle Districts of Louisiana, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, and the Louisiana Supreme Court.

Highly active in his legal community, Mr. Morrow is a member of many local, state and national professional legal organizations, and he is the 2015-16 Past President of the Louisiana Association for Justice(formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association). He also founded the Trial Lawyers for Warriors (TL4W) organization and is commonly referred to as the Legal SEAL.  Craig has earned numerous awards and honors for his professionalism and service, including a Top 10 Attorney Award in Louisiana from the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys as well as a Top 100 Trial Lawyers designation from The National Trial Lawyers. Craig has been consistently ranked in the Top 1% of Trial Lawyers in America by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC).

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Transportation/Maritime (40%): Admiralty & Maritime Law, Transportation Law

Personal Injury - Products (40%): Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability

Personal Injury - General (20%): Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Focus Areas

Admiralty & Maritime Law, Transportation Law, Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

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Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2020

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White Papers

  • Maximizing Damages in a Catastrophic Injury Case (2015) - Craig Morrow was part of the invited faculty during the Last Chance CLE seminar held in New Orleans, Louisiana in December 2015.  The title of the seminar paper was Maximizing Damages in a Catastrophic Injury Case. 

  • Admiralty (2014) - Craig's seminar paper will be published in the upcoming American Association for Justice(AAJ) Admiralty Section monthly magazine/newsletter.  The title of the seminar paper is "Utilizing the Proper Legal Arrows to Pierce the Corporate Veil."  AAJ is also publishing this seminar paper in their Products Liability Section monthly magazine/newsletter.  Both articles will be published in the October 2014 editions.

  • Trial Strategy A-Z: Product Liability Litigation (2012) - Craig was invited to be part of the Faculty to present a speech during the upcoming CLE in which the topic of the conference is Litigation Strategy to be held in New Orleans, LA on September 13 & 14. The title of the paper is Trial Strategy A-Z: Product Liabilty Litigation. The conference is sponsored by the Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ). 

  • Successor Liability in Maritime Products Liability Cases (2015) - Craig is part of the invited faculty for the AAJ Annual Convention  being held in Montreal, Canada in July 2015. The topic of Craig's seminar paper is Successor Liability in Maritime Products Liability Litigation.

  • Piercing the Corporate Veil and Determining Alter Ego Status (2014) - Craig's article titled Piercing the Corporate Veil and Determining Alter Ego Status was published in the January 2014 edition of Louisiana Advocates which is the monthly publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice.(LAJ)

  • How to take Exceptional Depositions Seminar (2015) - Craig was one of four invited faculty to give a presentation during the LAJ seminar titled How to take Exceptional Depositions in October 2015.  The title of Craig's seminar paper was CORPORATE DEPOSITIONS FRCP 30(b)(6) and CCP Art. 1442.  The seminar was held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

  • Conducting Corporate Depositions (2014) - Craig is an invited speaker at the upcoming CLE seminar titled "How To Take Exceptional Depositions" being held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on October 9, 2014.  The title of the seminar paper is "Conducting Corporate Depositions-FRCP 30(b)(6) & La. C.C.P. Art. 1442."

  • How to Maximize Recovery in a TBI Case (2014) - Craig was part of the invited faculty during the LAJ Last Chance CLE seminar held in New Orleans, Louisiana in December 2014.  The title of the seminar paper presented was How to Maximize Recovery in a TBI Case.  

  • Products Liability (2014) - Craig's seminar paper given in Carmel, California titled "Piercing the Corporate Veil and Determining Alter Ego Status" will be published by the American Association for Justice(AAJ) Products Liability Section monthly magazine/newsletter in the October 2014 edition.  AAJ is also publishing this same article in their Admiralty Section magazine/newsletter.

  • Piercing the Corporate Veil (2014) - Craig's seminar paper given in Carmel, California was recently published in Trial Talk magazine, the monthly legal publication for the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association in the January 2014 edition. The title of the published article is Piercing the Corporate Veil in Products Liability litigation. 

  • Video Depositions: Why it's better to Show than Tell (2016) - Craig Morrow was part of the invited faculty to give a CLE seminar presentation titled Video Depositions: Why it's Better to Show than Tell.  Morrow gave the seminar presentation during the LAJ Post-Legislative Retreat which was held in Carmel, California in June 2016.  

  • Products Liability (2014) - Craig has been invited to speak at the upcoming Post-Legislative Retreat held in Carmel, California on  June 22-25, 2014. The topic of the seminar paper will center on Products Liability litigation. This CLE legal seminar is hosted by the Louisiana Association for Justice((LAJ). The title of the seminar paper is Products Liability Litigation: Blueprint for the Admission of Other Similar Incidents(OSI's) into Evidence.

  • About Craig Morrow, Jr.

    Admitted: 1995, Louisiana

    Professional Webpage: https://mmrbhlawoffice.com/opelousas-personal-injury-lawyers...

    Honors/Awards:

    • Craig was selected for inclusion as a Top 25 Traumatic Brain Injury Trial Lawyer in Louisiana for 2019.  , Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, 2019
    • Finalist for the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Trial Lawyers Care Award for 2016
    • Craig Morrow was nominated and selected by his peers and recognized as an expert in the field of Products Liability litigation as a Top Rated Lawyer in Louisiana for 2019.  Also published in Louisiana Life magazine.  , Top Attorneys in Louisiana Products Liability Award, Acadiana Profile Magazine , 2019
    • The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of Louisiana's Personal Injury Attorney,  Craig Morrow as 2019 10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys for Client Satisfaction., Top 10 Attorney Award in Louisiana for Client Satisfaction, The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys , 2019
    • Morrow was selected and recognized as a Top Rated/Superb Trial Lawyer by AVVO for 2019. , Top Rated Lawyer 2019, AVVO, 2019
    • Craig Morrow was recognized as a Top Lawyer in Acadiana by Acadiana Profile magazine published in the April/May 2019 edition.  Morrow was recognized for excellence in the field of Personal Injury litigation. , Top Lawyers in Acadiana 2019, Acadiana Profile Magazine , 2019
    • Morrow was selected by his peers for inclusion into Top Lawyers in Louisiana as recognized and published in Louisiana Life magazine for 2019. , Top Lawyers in Louisiana , Louisiana Life Magazine February 2019, 2019
    • Morrow was nominated and selected for inclusion into America's Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys for 2019. , America's Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys Award, America's Top 100 Attorneys, 2019
    • Morrow was selected by his peers for recognition as one of the Top Lawyers in Louisiana for 2019 as published in Louisiana Life magazine.  , Top Attorneys in Louisiana , Louisiana Life Magazine , 2019
    • Morrow received the Lawyers of Distinction award for 2019.  The Lawyers of Distinction honor is comprised of an elite community of highly accomplished lawyers who represent the best of the best.  , Lawyers of Distinction Award, Lawyers of Distinction , 2019
    • Lifetime Achievement Membership to America’s Top 100 Attorneys
    • Selected in the Top Lawyers in Acadiana for Admiralty Law in 2015 as recognized in Acadiana Profile magazine
    • Selected for induction into the Hall of Fame at Southern University Law School in 2015
    • Lifetime Charter Member of the Rue Ratings’ Best Attorneys of America in 2015
    • Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation
    • Morrow was selected in the Nationally Ranked Top 10 Attorney Award for the years 2015-2018 by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys. 

      , Nationally Ranked Top 10 Attorney Award, National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2018
    • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    • Selected to Top Attorneys in Acadiana Profile Attorneys Magazine in Maritime Law for 2014
    • Included in Top Attorneys in Louisiana in Transportation/Maritime Law for 2012 and 2013
    • Selected for inclusion within Louisiana Super Lawyers® since 2012-present
    • Craig was selected in the Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers Brain Injury Trial Lawyers Association for 2017 and 2018.

      , Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers Brain Injury Trial Lawyers Association , 2018
    • Craig was selected as a Top Rated Lawyer by AVVO for the years 2012-2018.

      , Top Rated Lawyer , AVVO, 2018
    • Morrow was selected in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers for the years 2012-2018., Top 100 Trial Lawyers , The National Trial Lawyers , 2018
    • Craig was selected for inclusion in America's Top 100 High Stakes Litigators by America's Top 100 Attorneys for the years 2017 and 2018.

      , America's Top 100 High Stakes Litigators , America's Top 100 Attorneys, 2018
    • Craig Morrow was selected for inclusion in the Nation's Top One Percent of Attorneys in America by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC) for the years 2015-2018.

      , Nation's Top One Percent , National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC), 2018
    • On April 9, 2013 Craig was privilegd to be recommended and invited by his colleagues to attend the invitation only conference being held in Washington, D.C. in May 2013 to address the topic of "The Future of the MDL." The conference brings together panels of Academics, MDL Panel members, and well-experienced private practitioners to discuss what works and does not work in MDL litigation.  The website is www.law.duke.edu/judicialstudies/conferences/may2013, Duke Law Distinguished Lawyers' Conference on the Future of MDL, John K. Rabiej-Director, Duke Law Center for Judicial Studies, 2013
    • Morrow was selected as the Nation's Top One Percent of Attorneys in America for the years 2015-2018 by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel.

      , Nation's Top One Percent , National Association of Distinguished Counsel , 2018
    • Craig Morrow has been selected for the 2017 Nationally Ranked Top 10 Attorney Award by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys.  Morrow has been selected for the Top 10 Attorney Award for consecutive years of 2014 through 2017., Nationally Ranked Top 10 Attorney Award, National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2017
    • Craig was recently nominated and elected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation by his peers., Fellow, American Bar Foundation, 2015
    • Craig Morrow was nominated and selected as a Finalist for the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Trial Lawyers Care Award in 2016.  The Trial Lawyers Care Award is a national award presented to an attorney who is recognized  for pro bono efforts that serve the community and benefit the public through volunteer activities.  Morrow was recognized for an organization he founded titled Trial Lawyers for Warriors.  Craig's organization is geared towards assisting U.S. Special Operations Forces and their families.  Craig represents Navy SEALs, Army Rangers, MARSOC, Delta Force, Green Berets and other Spec Ops Warriors operating under the Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC).  Morrow takes Spec Ops Warriors hunting, fishing, represents them on a pro bono basis in various matters and a host of other volunteer efforts that benefit the U.S. Military Soldiers and their families. The AAJ Trial Lawyers Care Award recognizes lawyers for their outstanding work which demonstrates that Trial Lawyers truly care. , Trial Lawyers Care Award Finalist, American Association for Justice (AAJ), 2016
    • Craig Morrow was selected and recognized in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers association for 2016.  Morrow has been selected for inclusion in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers every year since 2012., Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, 2016
    • Craig Morrow was selected for inclusion to the Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers for 2017.  This award was given to Morrow by The National Trial Lawyers Association and Brain Injury Trial Lawyers Association.  , Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, 2017
    • Craig was inducted into the Hall of Fame during an Induction Ceremony on April 11, 2015. The event was held at the Renaissance Hotel in Baton Rouge, LA. Craig was one of eight Hall of Fame inductees as an alum. Craig is the first alum to be elected as President of the Louisiana Association for Justice from Southern University Law School. , Hall of Fame Inductee, Southern University Law Center, 2015
    • Craig Morrow was recently selected to the list of 10 Best Attorneys in Louisiana by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys in 2016 and 2017. , 10 Best Attorneys in Louisiana Award, The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2017
    • Craig was recently nominated and elected as a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation by his peers., Fellow, Louisiana Bar Foundation, 2015
    • Craig Morrow was honored with an award from the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ) on September 9, 2016 recognizing him for his year of service during his term as President of LAJ for 2015-2016.  The LAJ award was presented to Morrow in appreciation of leadership and outstanding service to LAJ while serving as the association's President. LAJ is known formerly as the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association. , LAJ President Award, Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ), 2016
    • Craig Morrow was nominated and selected for inclusion in the 2016 Top Lawyers as recognized by Acadiana Profile magazine.  , 2016 Top Lawyers, Acadiana Profile Magazine, 2016
    • As a result of the privilege of being selected to the 2017 Louisiana Super Lawyers list, Craig Morrow was also recognized for this honor in Louisiana Life Magazine published in the February 2017 edition., 2017 Super Lawyers , Louisiana Life Magazine February 2017, 2017
    • Craig Morrow was nominated and selected by his peers for the award of Top Lawyers featured in Acadiana Profile magazine.  Craig received the award recognizing him as an expert in the field of Maritime law. , Top Lawyers in Acadiana 2018, Acadiana Profile Magazine , 2018
    • Craig Morrow was selected for inclusion in The Top One Percent Attorney Award by the National League of Renowned Attorneys in 2016. , Top One Percent Attorney Award, National League of Renowned Attorneys, 2016
    • Craig was selected for inclusion into the organization National Association of Distinguished Counsel which represents the Nation's Top 1 Percent of Lawyers in the United States. , National Association of Distinguished Counsel, 2015
    • Morrow was recently voted and selected by his peers to the Top Lawyers in Acadiana for 2017.  The list was published in the April 2017 issue of Acadiana Profile magazine.  Craig was voted to the list of Top Lawyers in Acadiana in the fields of Maritime, Products Liability and Personal Injury Litigation. , Top Lawyers in Acadiana 2017, Acadiana Profile Magazine , 2017
    • Craig was selected to serve on the Attorney Fee Review Board by the Louisiana Supreme Court in conjunction with his recent position as PRESIDENT of the LOUISIANA ASSOCIATION FOR JUSTICE (LAJ)., Attorney Review Fee Board (AFRB), Louisiana Supreme Court, 2015
    • Craig Morrow was selected for inclusion in the 2017 National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC). That NADC award is reserved for the Top 1% of Trial Lawyers in the nation.  Morrow was previously selected for inclusion in the NADC for the years 2015 and 2016 as well.   , Nation's Top One Percent Attorney Award, National Association of Distinguished Counsel, 2017
    • Craig Morow was selected for inclusion into the National League of Renowned Attorneys which recognizes the Top One Percent of lawyers in the U.S., Top One Percent, National League of Renowned Attorneys, 2016
    • Craig Morrow was selected for inclusion to America's Top 100 Attorneys Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017., America's Top 100 Attorneys Award, America's Top 100 Attorneys, 2017
    • Craig Morrow recieved the Leading Adviser Award for 2018.  Morrow was recognized as the Leading Product Liability Litigator of the Year award for the state of Louisiana.  , Louisiana Leading Product Liability Litigator of the Year , Acquisition International - AI , 2018

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • 5th Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals
    • Federal courts in the Western, Eastern, and Middle districts of Louisiana
    • Serves as a member on the Louisiana Association for Justice Executive Committee
    • Louisiana Supreme Court
    • National Association of Distinguised Counsel (NADC) in 2015
    • Founder and past Chair of the Products Liability Section for the Louisiana Association for Justice
    • Serves on the American Bar Association Advisory Panel
    • Federal Bar Association
    • Louisiana City Attorneys Association
    • American Association for Justice
    • Louisiana Association for Justice
    • American Bar Association
    • Support for Lawyers/Legal Personnel-All Concern Encourage (SOLACE)
    • Louisiana State Bar Association
    • Lafayette Parish Bar Association
    • St. Landry Parish Bar Association
    • North American Brain Injury Society
    • Lexington Who’s Who Member
    • Brain Injury Association of America
    • Chair of Louisiana Association for Justice Auto Torts Section (2008-2009)
    • Board of Directors for Louisiana Association for Justice (2008-2013)
    • Lifetime member of the National Registry of Who’s Who
    • Craig was selected to serve on the Executive Committee for Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ) for the 2018-2019 year.  Craig is the 2015-2016 Past-President of LAJ. (formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association-LTLA).

      , 2018
    • Selected to serve on the Trial Lawyers Care Committee by the American Association for Justice (AAJ).

      , 2018
    • Craig Morrow was invited and accepted a position on the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Trial Lawyers Care Committee whose purpose is to serve local communities and the general public through volunteer activities. Click on www.triallawyerscare.org for more information., 2017
    • Craig was the invited speaker and presenter held on May 22, 2015 regarding the topic of End Distracted Driving.  The website is EndDD.org and was founded by Joel Feldman, a trial lawyer, from Philadelphia.  The purpose of the presentation was designed to educate the public about the dangers of Distracted Driving.  For more information please visit their website.  , 2015
    • Craig Morrow was invited and is now a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Trial Lawyers Care national committee.  Morrow was selected to become an AAJ Trial Lawyers Care committee member after being selected as a Finalist for the 2016 Trial Lawyers Care Award presented in Los Angeles, California in July 2016., 2016
    • Member of the Board of Directors for J. Michael Morrow Memorial Nursing Home. Craig was recently selected by The National Trial Lawyers Association to be included in the Top 100 Lawyers in Louisiana for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016.  Craig was nominated and selected as a member of the National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC) for 2015 & 2016.  The NADC membership is limited to the Nation's Top 1% of Lawyers in the United States. , 2012
    • Craig is the Immediate Past-President of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ) (formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association). Craig also serves on the LAJ Executive Committee.  Craig was sworn in on the 14th anniversary 9/11 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  , 2016
    • Craig was recently nominated and selected to serve on the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Trial Lawyer's Care (TLC) committee for a third consecutive year.  2018-2019. , 2018
    • Craig Morrow recently founded an organization titled "Trial Lawyers for Warriors" whose sole purpose is to provide assistance to U.S. Special Forces.  This includes Navy SEALS, Green Berets, Delta Force, Army Mountain Rangers and other military members.  Craig provides legal representation to the U.S. Special Forces on a pro bono basis.  Craig also takes both current and former Special Operators hunting and fishing to give them a break from the the battlefield.  , 2015

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Delta Water Fowl committee
    • Volunteer Reserve Police Officer – Port Barre, Louisiana
    • Dad’s Club – Academy of Sacred Heart Schools
    • Craig continues to help the U.S. Military Special Operations Forces (SOF) through his organization Trial Lawyers for Warriors (TL4W).  Morrow has and continues to help many Navy SEALs with various legal matters on a strictly pro bono basis.  Craig has paid for PTSD counseling for many Spec Ops Warriors and their families from his personal funds.  It is part of his Pay it Forward philosophy and a way of using his legal abilities to say Thank You to all U.S. Military Warriors and their families. 

      , 2018
    • TRIAL magazine published its interview and article on Craig Morrow's organization Trial Lawyers for Warriors (TL4W).  TRIAL magazine is a national publication of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) (formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America-ATLA) in the June 2017 edition. Craig Morrow was featured in TRIAL magazine's Members in Motion section for his organization TL4W which he founded to assist U.S. Special Forces Warriors (Spec Ops) and their families.  Morrow also takes Spec Ops Warriors hunting and fishing.  Craig Morrow is also referred to as The Legal SEAL based on the services he provides to Navy SEALs, Delta, Green Berets, Rangers, MARSOC, and others. Click on www.justice.org to read the TL4W interview and article. , 2017
    • Craig formed an organization titled Trial Lawyers for Warriors (TL4W).  The purpose of Morrow's organization is geared toward assisting the U.S. Special Forces operating under SOCOM and JSOC. Craig has offered his legal services to all U. S. Special Forces, both active and former military soldiers on a pro bono basis. Craig also takes Spec Ops Warriors hunting and fishing. , 2015

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Craig was part of the invited faculty to give a CLE seminar presentation in Carmel, California for the The Post-Legislative Retreat sponsored by the Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ).  The conference will be held June 23-26, 2013 at the Carmel Valley Ranch.  The topic of his paper and oral presentation was titled Products Liability Litigation: Piercing the Corporate Veil and Determining Alter Ego Status. , Invited Speaker/Faculty, Products Liability Litigation: Piercing the Corporate Veil and Determining Alter Ego Status, Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ), Louisiana Association For Justice(Formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, 2013
    • Craig was recently selected to have his latest CLE seminar presentation given at Carmel Valley Ranch in Carmel, California to be published in Trial Talk magazine which is published by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association. The article will appear in Trial Talk magazine published by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association in the 2013-14 December/January edition. Craig was part of the invited faculty to give the legal seminar presentation in Carmel, CA.  Craig is a frequent speaker at CLE's across the nation on the topics of Traumatic Brain Injuries and Products Liability litigation., Author of article to be published in Dec/Jan edition of Trial Talk magazine published by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Products Liability Litigation: Piercing the Corporate Veil and Determining Alter Ego Status, Trial Talk Magazine, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, 2013
    • Craig Morrow is part of the invited faculty for the upcoming Post Legislative Retreat legal seminar that will be held in Carmel, California.  The dates of the seminar are June 23-25, 2014. The topic is Products Liability.  The title of the CLE seminar paper is "Products Liability Litigation: Blueprint for the Admission of Other Similar Incidents(OSI's) into Evidence., Invited Faculty, Products Liability Litigation: Blueprint for the Admission of Other Similar Incidents(OSI's) into Evidence, Post Legislative Retreat CLE, Louisiana Association For Justice(LAJ), 2014
    • Craig's article was published in the January 2014 edition of Louisiana Advocates the monthly legal publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ) titled Piercing the Corporate Veil and Determining Alter Ego Status., Author, Piercing the Corporate Veil and Determining Alter Ego Status, Louisiana Advocates, Louisiana Association For Justice(LAJ), 2014
    • Craig is invited to be a speaker at the upcoming CLE seminar as one of four attorneys to give a presentation.  The CLE seminar is titled "How To Take Exceptional Depositions."  The date for this CLE is October 9, 2014 to be held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana., Invited Faculty, How To Take Exceptional Depositions, Louisiana Association For Justice(LAJ), 2014
    • Craig is part of the invited speakers to give a presentation during the Review of Louisiana Law program.  The Last Chance Seminar CLE program will be held on December 11-12, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana., Invited Speaker, Last Chance CLE Program, Louisiana Association For Justice(LAJ), 2014
    • Craig's seminar paper recently given at the Post-Legislative Retreat held in Carmel,  California in June 2014 was published by the Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ) monthly legal publication titled Louisiana Advocates.  The published article is in the September 2014 edition., Author/Speaker, Blueprint for Admission of Other Similar Incidents into Evidence, Louisiana Advocates Magazine, Louisiana Association For Justice(LAJ), 2014
    • Craig and Federal Judge Richard Haik, Sr. will give a CLE seminar presentation together at the LAJ Post-Legislative Retreat set for June 21-23 in Carmel, California.  The topic of Judge Haik and Craig's paper is "How to Properly Prepare and Try a Case in Federal Court."  , Seminar Faculty, How to Properly Prepare and Try a Case in Federal Court, Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ), 2015
    • Craig Morrow authors a monthly President's Column for the Louisiana Advocates monthly magazine published by the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ) as part of his current duties as President of the Trial Lawyers Association., LAJ President, President's Column, Louisiana Advocates Monthly Publication, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ), 2016
    • Craig recently preseneted a CLE program in Carmel, California titled Video Depositions: Why it's better to Show than Tell.  Craig was part of the invited faculty for the LAJ Post-Legislative Retreat Seminar.  , Invited Speaker, Video Depositions: Why it's better to Show than Tell, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ), 2016
    • Craig Morrow was an invited speaker at the Last Chance CLE hosted by the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ).  The legal seminar was held on December 14-15, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  The topic of Morrow's presentation was Products Liability - Effective Depositions: Exposing the Shell Game.  Craig's seminar presentation focused on how to eliminate uncertainty and mitigate risks for litigation cases by sharing tactics and techniques when taking depositions. , Invited Speaker, Products Liability - Effective Depositions: Exposing the Shell Game, Last Chance CLE, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ), 2017
    • Craig has lectured at continuing legal education seminars for attorneys on the topics of how to handle traumatic brain injury cases, how to effectively utilize the corporate deposition in both Federal and State court.  I also author a monthly column in the Louisana Advocates which is the newspaper for the Louisana Association for Justice(formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association).  The most recent column was titled "Beware of the Tricare Military Lien when settling a Personal Injury Claim." Craig also served as the past Chair of the Louisiana Association for Justice Auto Torts Section, and  the LAJ Council of Directors. Craig currently serves as a member of the Executive Committee for LAJ., Invited Faculty, Maximizing Damages in a TBI Case: Getting Your Clients an Adequate Recovery, Framework of Traumatic Brain Injuries, Effectively Utilizing the Corporate Deposition in Federal and State Court:Finding, American Association For Justice(formerly ATLA), 2012
    • Craig was invited to be part of the Faculty for the  Litigation Strategy CLE conference held on September 13 & 14 in New Orleans. The title of his paper was Trial Strategy A-Z: Product Liability Litigation.  Craig was also part of the invited Faculty LAJ CLE conference held in Carmel, Ca. The topic of his  paper involved Traumatic Brain Injury litigation. This CLE seminar was held in June 2012 at Carmel Valley Ranch. , Invited Faculty Speaker, Trial Strategy A-Z: Product Liability Litigation, Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ), LAJ Formerly LTLA, 2012

    Verdicts/Settlements:

    • Craig recently settled a catastrophic auto accident case in the amount of $1.15 million at mediation.  The terms and conditions of the settlement are confidential. , 2015
    • Craig recently setttled a case involving a worker injured on an offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico.  Liability was seriously contested.  The case involved various aspects of both Federal maritime law coupled with Louisiana state law pursuant to the Outer Continental Shelf and Lands Act (OCSLA).  The case settled prior to trial for $200,000 +.   The details of the case are confidential.  2018. , 2018
    • Craig recenlty settled a traumatic brain injury case in the amount of nearly $5 million.  Craig primarily handles traumatic brain injury, products liability and maritime cases.  The terms of the TBI settlement and facts of the case are confidential.  , 2015

    Representative Clients:

    • Craig Morrow currently represents a number of the Elite U.S. Navy SEALs and other Special Operation Forces on a pro bono basis. Craig represents some of the Navy SEALs portrayed in the movies Lone Survivor and American Sniper.  Morrow founded his organization, Trial Lawyers for Warriors (TL4W) to assist the Spec Ops Warriors and their families in any manner possible.  Craig also takes multiple Spec Ops Warriors hunting and fishing through his organization.  Any Spec Ops Warrior who needs assistance of any kind is encouraged to contact Craig via his email at [email protected]  Trial Lawyers for Warriors (TL4W) was recently featured in the June 2017 edition of TRIAL magazine in the Members in Motion section.  TRIAL magazine is published nationally by the American Association for Justice (AAJ) (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America-ATLA) Click on www.justice.org for the article. , 2017

    Other Outstanding Achievements:

    • Craig Morrow was invited to bring Navy SEALs to meet and speak with the LSU football team prior to the nationally televised game against Alabama by Coach Ed Orgeron.  Morrow was able to facilitate this through his organization titled Trial Lawyers for Warriors (TL4W). Morrow and the SEALs also watched the game in Tiger Stadium on the LSU sidelines with the team. 

      , 2018
    • Craig was invited to tape 2 national television programs on the show titled Insider Exclusive based in Calfornia in 2012-13. Steve Murphy is the host., 2012
    • Nominated and selected to serve on the Executive Committee on the Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ) for 2014-2017.  Craig's term as LAJ President ended in September 2016., 2014
    • Following the BP Oil Spill, Craig became very active in the ensuing litigation.  He gave 2 separate T.V. interviews.  The first sit down TV interview was aired on Louisiana Public Broadcasting(LPB) in June 2010.  Craig also gave a second TV interview to PBS which was aired nationwide on June 18,2010.  Both interviews were related to the BP Oil Spill litigation., 2010
    • Elected Chair of the Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ) Products Liability Section Elected Chair of the Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ) Law Office Technology Section. Craig was recently selected to serve as Chair of the Products Liability Section for LAJ 2013-2014 for the upcoming year., 2012
    • The Louisiana Association for Justice(LAJ) publicly announced that Craig Morrow is the President-Elect for the organization.   Craig will be sworn into office as President of LAJ in September 2015., 2014
    • Craig Morrow is the Immediate Past President of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ) (formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association) for 2015-2016. Craig's term as LAJ President ended in September 2016. , 2015
    • Craig was selected by The National Trial Lawyers Association to be included in the Top 100 Lawyers in Louisiana for 2012, 2013 and 2014.  Also voted to Top Attorneys in Louisana by peers for 2012, 2013 and 2014., 2012
    • Craig was recognized as one of the Top Lawyers in Acadiana Profile magazine as an expert in the field of Maritime Law voted on by his peers. This recognition was published in the February/March 2014 edition., 2014
    • Craig founded his organization titled Trial Lawyers for Warriors  and has offered his legal services on a pro bono basis to any current or former U.S. Special Operations military member.  This offer extends to all branches of the U.S. Special Forces(SOCOM) including NAVY SEALS; DELTA FORCE; GREEN BERETS; and ARMY MOUNTAIN RANGERS.  Craig is committed to helping the U.S. Military in any way possible.  Craig takes U.S. Special Forces hunting and fishing and other activities to help with the demands they face on the battlefield.  You can go to TrialLawyersforWarriors.org for more information. , 2014

    Newsletters:

    • Craig Morrow's monthly President's Column is titled Our Collective, Positive Results.  Craig's article was published in the May 2016 Louisiana Advocates magazine which is the official publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ)., Our Collective, Positive Results, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • The March 2016 edition of Louisiana Advocates featured Craig Morrow's monthly President's Column titled Louisiana's Challenge.  Louisiana Advocates is the official monthly publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ)., Louisiana's Challenge, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • The Legal SEAL interview and subsequent article was recently republished in the July 2017 edition of Louisiana Advocates which is the official publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ) (formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association).  The original article titled, The Legal SEAL was recently published in the national publication of TRIAL magazine.  TRIAL is the official publication of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) (formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America).  TRIAL magazine published The Legal SEAL article in its Justice in Motion/Members in Motion featured section.  The article on Morrow's organization was also featured in AAJ's Charitable Foundations, Community Outreach, Good Lawyer Stories and Pro Bono social media national websites.  , The Legal SEAL, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • Craig's title to his monthly President's Column published in the magazine Louisiana Advocates  by the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ) is 2016, a new beginning was featured in the January 2016 edition., 2016, A New Beginning , Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • Craig's monthly President's Column is titled Plan now to attend LAJ Fall Conference and is published in the August 2016 edition of Louisiana Advocates which is the official publication for the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ). , Plan now to attend LAJ Fall Conference, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • Craig Morrow authored his monthly President's Column in Louisiana Advocates magazine which is the official publication for the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ). The article was published in the November 2015 edition., The Big Antithesis, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • The President's Column authored by Craig is titled Building a Wave of Justice.  Craig's President's Column is featured in the June 2016 edition of Louisiana Advocates which is the official publication for the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ). , Building a Wave of Justice, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • The April 2016 monthly President's Column authored by Craig Morrow is titled A Bit of 60's Pop Culture Philosophy which was published in Louisiana Advocates magazine.  Louisiana Advocates is the official publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ)., A Bit of 60's Pop Culture Philosophy, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • Craig Morrow's monthly President's Column is titled Proud to be a Trial Lawyer.  This column was published in the February 2016 edition of  Louisiana Advocates which is the official publication for the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ), Proud to be a Trial Lawyer, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • Craig Morrow's September 2016 title to his monthly President's Column is Coming Together as a Team.  The President's Column is published in Louisiana Advocates, which is the official publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ)., Coming Together as a Team, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • Craig Morrow authored his monthly President's Column for the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ).  This article was published in the December 2015 edition of Louisiana Advocates magazine., A Wolf At The Door, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • Leadership, Community, Opportunity authored by Craig Morrow is the title of the Louisiana Advocates President's Column published in the July 2016 edition.  Louisiana Advocates is the official monthly publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ). , Leadership, Community, Opportunity, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)
    • Craig Morrow authored a monthly President's Column in Louisiana Advocates magazine which is the official monthly publication of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ).  This article was published in the October 2015 edition., A Privilege I Intend To Earn Every Day, Louisiana Association For Justice (LAJ)

    Educational Background:

    • Craig received his Bachelor of Criminal Justice degree from Louisiana State University - LSU in Baton Rouge on May 16, 1991, Major: Criminal Justice

    Industry Groups

    • American Association For Justice
    • American Bar Association
    • Brain Injury Association Of America
    • Chairman Of The St. Landry Parish Bar Foundation Golf Tournament(raises Funds To Benefit The St. Lan
    • Council Of Directors For The Louisiana Association For Justice
    • Federal Bar Association
    • Honorary Assistant Attorney General For State Of Louisiana
    • Lafayette Parish Bar Association
    • Lexington Who's Who Registry
    • Louisiana Association For Justice
    • Louisiana State Bar Association
    • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    • National Registry Of Who's Who
    • North American Brain Injury Society
    • President Of The Board Of Directors At Indian Hills Country Club(1996-2002)
    • Scholarship Annually).
    • St. Landry Parish Bar Association
    • Voted To Top Attorneys In Louisiana:2012-Personal Injury/Plaintiff; 2008-2009 Chair Of The Louisiana
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