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Craig William Drummond

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Attorney Craig W. Drummond is an experienced top Trial Attorney who has been licensed to practice law for more than a decade and tried over 50 jury trials. Craig practices in the areas of criminal law, civil law, personal injury, auto accident, and military defense cases.

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 members of our military charged with crimes. As a former Federal Military Prosecutor, Craig personally advised senior military leaders and led hundreds of criminal investigations and prosecutions ranging from misdemeanor level offenses to double-murder. Additionally, Craig represented and advised the U.S. Army in civil matters and investigations related to civil personal injury and accident claims under the Federal Tort Claims Act [FTCA].

Craig is a decorated veteran for service in Iraq where he was awarded the Bronze Star Medal. After being Honorably discharged as a JAG Corps attorney, Craig began work in private practice in Nevada. Prior to starting the Drummond Law Firm, Craig previously worked as a litigator with a highly respected boutique Las Vegas law firm working extensively on catastrophic personal injury cases. Craig has handled countless mediations, arbitrations, settlement conferences, short-trials, and District Court jury trials.


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    2 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
    2 years
  3. Military Law: 20%
    2 years



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    Craig Drummond is a gifted trial lawyer whose dedication to outstanding client service sets him apart from others in the field. He is an outstanding communicator who not only delivers outstanding results for clients, but does so with a level of personal interaction and client involvement that is rare among trial attorneys. His talent and exceptional work ethic is respected and admired by fellow attorneys, adversaries, and judges alike.


    Carl Christensen
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jess Y. Matsuda

    Craig is a first class defense lawyer. His knowledge of the law is unparalled, and his smooth demeanor masks his tenacity and grit. Highly effective and highly recommended.


    Jess Matsuda Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Drummond Law Firm

228 S. Fourth Street
First Floor
Las Vegas, NV, 89101


MOGood Standing, Active200401/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2014
Top AttorneyThe Mountain States Outstanding Young Lawyers2014
Top LawyersDesert Companion Magazine2014
Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2014
Top Ten RankingNACDA2014
10 Best Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
Preeminent 4.9 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2013
Mountain States Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerDrummond Law Firm2010 - Present
AttorneyLaw Offices of Daniel S. Simon2009 - 2010
CaptainU.S. Army Jag Corps2004 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Nevada Justice AssociationMemberN/A
Nevada Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMemberN/A
Criminal Justice Act Panel, NV Southern DistrictMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Nevada Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Drummond Law Firm ClientsN/A
High Profile Federal CaseN/A
Army Sniper Acquitted of Murder in 2 DeathsAcquittal
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Drake University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Drake UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Clark County Bar AssociationCLE Seminar about Representing U.S. Military Members2015