Craig Anderson is a shareholder at Marquis Aurbach Coffing
and is co-chair of the firm’s litigation department. His practice focuses
on civil rights defense and serious personal injury claims including wrongful
death and premises liability. Mr. Anderson has extensive trial experience
having tried more than 30 jury trials in both federal and state court. He
has obtained defense verdicts in cases involving police shootings, wrongful
deaths, and medical malpractice. Mr. Anderson has also resolved many
cases in his client’s favor through motion practice, having obtained summary
judgment for his clients in over 50 cases. Finally, Mr. Anderson has
argued over 15 appeals before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and has argued
in front of the Nevada Supreme Court.
Anderson was admitted to the State Bar of Nevada in 1999 and joined Marquis
Aurbach Coffing in 2001. In his spare time, Mr. Anderson enjoys spending
time with his wife, Lanta, and their children. His other interests include
Recipient: Desert Companion Magazine Top Lawyer (Civil Rights), 2014; Nevada Business Magazine Legal Elite, 2013 & 2017.