Firm Overview

We are a law firm that provides diverse legal focuses based on solid and historically driven client attention. Our business acumen sets us apart from modern law firms that are volume-driven machines. By contrast, CKH Legal is a golden-era law firm that understands the importance of each client seeking individual legal services attention--success.

We rise above to exceed individual client needs by practicing a key wisdom that is true for every client's desire in a lawyerto get to know and learn the client's business language and business concernswe are lawyers for each client's specific industry. We invest in preparation, know-how, and commitment to learning and becoming experts at our client's business and operational concerns.

At our heart and core practice areas, we know the language and business concerns of each of our clients involved in corporate entity matters through our General & Corporate Counsel practice, construction law transactions and litigation, real property and energy law matters, business and commercial transactions, business litigation engagements involving breach of contract claims, defamation and disparagement matters, constitutional law matters, and one-off corporate management practices that include a variety of federal and state legal matters before judicial and administrative bodies. As a law firm, we are ever evolving and pragmatically defined by our distinct focus on corporate and litigation services.

We are hardnosed but smart lawyers and business professionals who are committed to exceeding every need of our specific client engagements.

We are CKH Legal.

Lawyers. There is a Difference. 2019
www.ckhlegal.com

Main Office

Houston
5090 Richmond Ave #316
Houston TX 77056

Phone

(713) 240-6300

Fax

(888) 422-2141

Websites

www.ckhlegal.com

Fees

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5:30pm

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

CKH Legal is a golden-era law firm that understands the importance of each client seeking individual legal services attention--success.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

Smart Lawyers. We focus on and seek solutions for our clients that allow outcomes as legal opportunities under the law . . . Often there are many options for a client to consider . . . It Is our critical focus to determine the absolute best option for our clients . . . Consequently, our lawyers are guided by a professional standard of highly recognizable superior legal services as our minimum standard . . . The "Difference" is key to our client's success . . .

Smart Lawyers. Difference Makers!
2018-2019 CKH Legal (SM)
www.ckhlegal.com

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We are hardnosed but smart lawyers and business professionals who are committed to exceeding every need of our specific client engagements.

Craig K. Hemphill

CKH Legal

Craig Kyle Hemphill is the founder and Managing Legal Counsel of CKH Legal.

Mr. Hemphill handles Corporate and Litigation
matters involving large and varying engagements for
organizations and individuals. He represents clients with
mature and emerging corporate matters involving complex litigation and business transactions.

Mr. Hemphill's specific practice areas involve Corporate,
Construction Law, Commercial/Business Litigation, and
General Counsel Corporate Legal Services. He has handled representative engagements in the billions. involving construction law transactions & litigation, real property & energy law matters, business & commercial transactions, business litigation engagements involving breach of contract claims, defamation & disparagement matters, constitutional law matters, and one-off corporate management practices that include a variety of federal and state legal matters before judicial and administrative bodies.

Mr. Hemphill's corporate and litigation experiences include, but is not limited to, handling drafting, negotiating, and managing large-dollar contracts in services and financial agreements, joint venture agreements, bid agreements, construction agreements, and sale agreements. He represents companies through developing and reviewing policies relating to Federal, state, and local regulatory controls regarding labor and employment, risk management procedures, conflict of interests purchase concerns, and claims disputes. He routinely advises and assists companies with corporate governance matters. Mr. Hemphill's commercial and business litigation practice cover commercial agreements, construction, and business litigation concerns. His range of trial matters involves heavy breach of contract and tort defense matters for corporations and prosecuting claims on behalf of companies and individuals when business deals go awry.

Mr. Hemphill graduated with his Juris Doctor, Magna Cum Laude, third in his class, from Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University, 1999. He earned a Master in Divinity, Cum Laude, receiving the notable B'nai Brith Award for contributions in social justice issues from the Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University, 2009. Mr. Hemphill is also a graduate of the College of Business and Economics at the University of Texas at Arlington, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, 1995.

Mr. Hemphill received his legal training a young associate with large top-50 law firms in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Texas as a construction, business litigation, and Corporate and International law associate. He has served and continues to serves as in-house legal counsel with municipalities, large corporate Fortune 500 Companies, and small-to-emerging and mid-sized corporate entities.

Mr. Hemphill is a law and business professor in the areas of religious studies, economics, and business law focuses. Mr. Hemphill has taught courses at the University of Houston Systems, University of Texas Systems, Texas A & M Systems, and at Texas Southern University in Business and Commercial Law, Business and Professional Ethics, Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneruship, International Law, Labor Law, Energy Law, Religious Studies, Constitutional Law, Public School Law, and Law and Religion as focus areas.

License

Bar Number: 24027012
Texas, 2000

Education

College of Business and Economics, University of Texas at Arlington
B.S. in Economics, 1995

Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University
JD, 1999

Perkins School of Theology, Southern Mesthodist University
M.Div., 2009

Craig Hemphill

CKH Legal

Craig Hemphill

CKH Legal

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