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Craig Kyle Hemphill

Construction and development Attorney at Houston, TX

5.0   4 reviews

also known as CKH Legal, Craig K. Hemphill

  • State Years
    Texas - TX 23 years
    Minnesota - MN 24 years
  • Licensed for 23 years
    State TX
    Acquired 2000
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 24 years
    State MN
    Acquired 1999
    Not Authorized - Non-payment of fees No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Craig

Learn Craig’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Construction and development

    25 years, 90 cases

  2. Corporate and incorporation

    25 years, 100 cases

  3. Litigation

    25 years, 35 cases

  4. Contracts and agreements

    25 years, 100 cases

  5. Employment and labor

    11 years, 15 cases

  6. Entertainment

    25 years, 15 cases

  7. Energy and utilities

    16 years, 5 cases

  8. Oil and gas

    16 years, 5 cases

Craig K. Hemphill's core practice of Corporate Transactions and Complex Commercial/Business Litigation matters. His noted competencies are in the areas of construction law transactions and litigation, business litigation and commercial disputes, and any level of contract deals and transactional structures.

Mr. Hemphill assists international corporations outside and inside the United States. He is well known as a diverse and skilled lawyer throughout America, Europe, and African/Islamic/Asian countries.




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CKH Legal
Corporate and Litigation Lawyers


Craig Kyle Hemphill
5090 Richmond Ave, No. 316
Houston, TX, 77056


5.0 / 5.0
  4 customer reviews
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Posted by anonymous | February 11, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Made the process easy and provided tremendous guidance
First time dealing directly with an attorney. Case involved corporate litigation. Craig handled my case efficiently and productively. I would recommend him without hesitation. Provided insightful guidance and was always professional.
Posted by Yesenia | March 22, 2016
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Quality Service
Craig provides a quality service within our construction industry. He has been a great asset and is such a pleasure to work with. He would definitely be a great addition to any construction company's legal team.
Posted by Jeanne | September 27, 2014
Craig is a terrific Lawyer
Craig set up and handles all of our Corp. Administration bylaws and everything that goes with it. He is available any time we need him for a question and answers ASAP. Only Lawyer I have ever seen do this!
Posted by Charlene | September 10, 2014
Dependability that counts!
Craig is a pleasure to work with, very knowledgeable and is always available when I call him! He takes the time to EXPLAIN things and that makes a huge difference to me. His patience speaks volumes! He is dependable and puts his clients needs first in addition to doing his own research to make our firm a growing organization and ensuring compliance throught the company.
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  • Free Consultation 15 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 595-725 per hour
  • Contingency 12%-34%
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 8.3 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • General Counsel and Corporate Compliance and Ethics Officer
  • 3i Construction, LLC
  • 2008 - Present
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Business Law Professor
  • University of Houston-Downtown
  • 2005 - Present
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University
  • 2013 - 2014
  • In-House Counsel-Construction Contract Specialist
  • Williams Midstream Gas and Liquids
  • 2006 - 2008
  • In-House Counsel-Assistant City Attorney
  • City Of Houston Legal Department
  • 2004 - 2006
  • Associate
  • Hartline, Dacus, Barger, Dryer & Kern, L.L.P.
  • 2002 - 2003
  • Corporate Associate
  • Baker Botts L.L.P.
  • 2001 - 2002
  • Federal Law Clerk to the Honorable Kenneth M. Hoyt
  • United States Courts
  • 2000 - 2001
  • Associate
  • Faegre & Benson LLP
  • 1997 - 2001
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  • Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University
  • M.Div.
  • 2009
  • Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1999
  • College of Business and Economics, University of Texas at Arlington
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1995
  • College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Religious StudiesUniversity of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
  • MA - Masters
  • N/A
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Sample of Legal Cases

  • McShann v. Equifax (2018)
  • Pending.


  • Greater Houston Chinese Community Center, Houston, Texas
  • Board Member
  • 2010 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Bonhoeffer Congress
  • Scholarship Recipient of the 2008 X. International Bonhoeffer Congress, Czech Agricultural University, Prague, Czech Republic
  • 2008

Speaking Engagements

  • 2012 “P.L.A.N. Seminar,” Amenity Financial Services
  • New Business, Advanced Small Business: Why a Corporate Legal Department is Right for Your Entity
  • 2012

Attorney endorsements

Received (2)
Given (2)
Endorse Craig
Litigation Attorney | Nov 30
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I have been opposite Craig in a number of litigation matters. He has always proven himself to be a good and creative advocate for his clients, and a professional in the handling and management of his cases."
Contracts and agreements Attorney | Apr 17
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer. I had the pleasure of having Craig in our office when he first began to practice law. He was always delightful and eager to do a good job. Over the years I have had a chance to watch him develop into a top notch lawyer, adjunct professor, minister of the gospel, husband and father. I assure anyone reading this that he takes each role very seriously and gives his all to each commitment. I would highly recommend Craig to those seeking legal counsel, he is responsive, talented and thinks outside of the box!"
Houston Construction and development Lawyer Craig Kyle Hemphill
Craig Kyle Hemphill
Construction and development Attorney
Houston, TX
Licensed for 24 years
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