Attorney Craig W. Drummond is a former U.S. Army Federal Military Prosecutor and has successful litigation experience in all Nevada Courts, including Federal, State District, Justice, and Municipal levels. Craig is an experienced Trial Attorney who has successfully handled hundreds of cases and personally tried over 30 jury trials and over 60 bench trials.
Craig received his undergraduate and law degrees from Drake University. After law school he served on active duty as a Captain and Lawyer in the U.S. Army JAG Corps. Craig represented the United States as a Federal Military Prosecutor and was later selected as a Trial Defense Counsel defending service members charged with crimes.
Craig is a decorated veteran for service in Iraq and after being Honorably discharged from the Army, he worked as a litigator with a highly respected local Las Vegas law firm where he gained extensive experience in personal injury and civil litigation cases, including numerous mediations, arbitrations, settlement conferences, short-trials, and District Court jury trials.
Nevada (State and Federal Bars)
U.S. Military Courts (Worldwide)
Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa
-Recipient, the Drake Law School Davis, Brown, Koehn, Shors & Roberts Award for Distinction in Appellate Advocacy
-Recipient, the Robert J. Kromminga Award for Excellence in Client Representation and Advocacy for the Drake Criminal Defense Clinic
-Competitor, Drake National Mock Trial Team
Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa
Bachelor of Arts in English with Minors in Business and Military Science
-Top Senior of the Year Award, Drake University
-Student Body Vice-President, Drake University
-President, Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity
Attorney, Captain, U.S. Army JAG Corps (2005-2009).
Platoon Leader, First Lieutenant, IA National Guard (2001-2004).
Veteran, Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Recipient: Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal (3 awards), Army Achievement Medal (2 awards), Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, and others.
Selected by Super Lawyers as a 2012 and 2013 Mountain States Rising Star
Selected as a Top 40 Litigation Lawyers Under 40 in the State of Nevada for 2013 by The American Society of Legal Advocates.
Member, Nevada Justice Association
Member, Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice
Appointed, Criminal Justice Act Counsel Nevada Southern District Federal Court
Appointed, Clark County Indigent Defense Panel Misdemeanor to Murder.
Appointed by the Clark County Commissioners as a Hearing Officer for Las Vegas Police Fatality Shootings