Craig W. Saunders

Craig W. Saunders: Attorney with Law Offices of Craig W. Saunders

Biography

Craig Saunders is an attorney practicing in Houston, TX. His practice is a combination of both litigation and transactional work. Mr. Saunders has extensive trial experience in real estate, construction and injury cases. He also has experience advising clients with regard to business transactions and financing transactions. In 2011, Mr. Saunders was selected as Top Lawyer in Litigation by H. Texas Magazine. He was also chosen as a "Rising Star" in real estate law by Texas Monthly Magazine in April 2009.

In the past, Mr. Saunders worked for two litigation firms in Arlington, Texas, and Houston, Texas, and had his practice in downtown Houston. Representative Matters: Obtained take-nothing arbitration award for general contractor in defense of construction claim about materials used in the retaining wall Obtained no evidence summary judgment in favor of client Internet search company in defense of claims for breach of contract and violations of Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act Successfully prosecuted promissory note collection case on behalf of client lender Obtained no evidence summary judgment in favor of client mechanic in defense of claims for violations of Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act pertaining to catalytic converter Advised client general contractor regarding construction financing of $1.5 million secured loan for development of shopping plaza in Harris County, Texas Represented and advised client on construction project, resulting in settlement of 22 mechanic's liens

Publications Co-Author: Legislative Update: Significant Bills of the 82nd Texas Legislature Affecting Real Estate, Lending and Other Commercial Matters, Real Estate Legislative Affairs Committee, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section, State Bar of Texas (2011). Co-Author: Legislative Update: Significant Bills of the 81st Texas Legislature Affecting Real Estate, Lending and Other Commercial Matters, Real Estate Legislative Affairs Committee, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section, State Bar of Texas (2009). Co-Author: Legislative Update: Significant Bills of the 80th Texas Legislature Affecting Real Estate, Lending, and Other Commercial Matters, Real Estate Legislative Affairs Committee, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section, State Bar of Texas (2007). Texas Rules of Evidence 503: Defining "Scope of Employment" for Corporations, 30 St. Mary's L.J. 863 (1999).

Areas of Practice (74)

  • Real Estate & Construction Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Appellate Practice
  • Civil Appeals
  • Business Law
  • Business Arbitration
  • Business Litigation
  • Civil Practice
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Negotiable Instruments
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Secured Collections
  • Unsecured Collections
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Commercial Real Estate Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Construction Arbitration
  • Construction Defects
  • Construction Liens
  • Construction Litigation
  • Contractors Liability
  • Materialness Liens
  • Mechanics Liens
  • Contracts
  • Contract Litigation
  • Contract Fraud
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Breach of Contract
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Litigation
  • General Practice
  • Federal Practice
  • Leases and Leasing
  • Evictions
  • Landlord and Tenant Law
  • Leasing
  • Unlawful Detainer
  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • E-Discovery
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Federal Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Mortgage Law
  • Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Foreclosure Defense
  • Mortgage Lien Foreclosure
  • Partnership Law
  • Limited Partnerships
  • Limited Liability Partnerships
  • Partnership Dissolution
  • Property Law
  • Personal Property
  • Personal Property Leasing
  • Real Estate
  • Adverse Possession
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Community Association Law
  • Condominium Association Law
  • Manufactured Housing Law
  • Mobile Home Law
  • Quiet Title
  • Real Estate Arbitration
  • Real Estate Contracts
  • Real Estate Fraud
  • Real Estate Foreclosure
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Real Estate Leasing
  • Real Estate Title

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
713-491-4539  Phone
(832) 864-2410  Phone
www.craigsaunderslaw.com
University Attended:
Texas A & M University, B.A., 1992
Law School Attended:
St. Mary's University of San Antonio, J.D., 2000
Year of First Admission:
2000
Admission:
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas; 2000, Texas
Memberships:
Galveston County Bar Association and State Bar of Texas.
Birth Information:
Kittery Point, Maine, November 12, 1969
ISLN:
915877971
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Other
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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