Skip to main content

Craig A. Christensen

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Appleton, WI

Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.
4100 Boardwalk Court
Appleton, WI 54914
Phone: 920-738-0900
Fax: 920-738-5850
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2021
Licensed in Wisconsin Since: 1985
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

Craig Christensen is a shareholder in the firm and the manager of the Appleton office. He began his legal career in Milwaukee in 1985 and started working in our Appleton office in 1988. Since that time, Craig has worked exclusively for people who have been injured in car accidents, work-place injuries and animal attacks to ensure they receive fair compensation.

Craig has tried many cases throughout Wisconsin and because of his trial experience, the National Board of Trial Advocacy has certified him as a Civil Trial Specialist. Craig is also an adjunct professor at the University of Wisconsin Law School teaching trial advocacy.  In 2017 The Wisconsin Law Journal named Craig a Leader in the Law. He has also been named a Wisconsin Super Lawyer since 2006 and has been listed in the 2015-2022 editions of Best Lawyers in America for personal injury litigation. He was named a 2020 Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year – Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs -Green Bay. In 2018 he was elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates.

In his spare time, Craig enjoys traveling and bicycling with his wife, as well as hunting and fishing with family and friends.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Trucking Accidents

Selections

16 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2021

Certificates and Credentials

About Craig A. Christensen

First Admitted: 1985, Wisconsin

Professional Webpage: https://www.habush.com/EN/Attorneys/Craig-A-Christensen

Pro bono/Community Service

  • United Way Fox Cities Leadership Giving Committee
  • Mentor, Clean Break Juvenile Diversion Program, 1998-2000
  • Adjunct professor, University of Wisconsin Law School teaching trial advocacy,
  • Board of Directors, Emergency Shelter of the Fox Valley (Past president)
  • Basketball coach for the Appleton Park & Recreation Department 2002 to 2004, Flag football coach for the Appleton Park & Recreation Department 2003
  • Speaks to Driver's Ed Programs & Civic Groups
  • Coach for Appleton Soccer Club 2002 to present
  • Destination Imagination, Team Manager 1999-2004
  • Church Council, Trinity Lutheran Church (past President) 2000-2003

Educational Background

  • 1980 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, B.B.A., cum laude

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1997

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Author of Chapter on Closing Argument, Wisconsin Trial Practice published by the State Bar of Wisconsin, Author, Closing Argument chapter of Wisconsin Trial Practice, State Bar of Wisconsin, 2007

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Member, American Board of Trial Advocates, 2018
  • Wisconsin Association for Justice
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • The American Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • Outagamie County Bar Association

Honors/Awards

  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (Appleton) , Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers® in America, 2020
  • Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs (Appleton, WI ) , Best Lawyers in America®, Best Lawyers in America®, 2022
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (Appleton) , Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers® in America, 2021
  • AVVO 10.0 rating
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (Appleton) , Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers® in America, 2019
  • Best Lawyers: Lawyer of the Year 2020 Green Bay - Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, Best Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers® in America, 2020
  • Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2006-2018
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, Best Lawyers in America, 2017
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, Best Lawyers in America, 2015
  • Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers in America, 2018
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, Best Lawyers in America, 2016
Show More
Office Location for Craig A. Christensen

4100 Boardwalk Court
Appleton, WI 54914

Phone: 920-738-0900

Fax: 920-738-5850

Last Updated: 8/25/2021

Page Generated: 1.002338886261 sec