Craig J. Robichaux is a partner at Talley Anthony Hughes & Knigt and has been actively litigating complex cases for both the plaintiff and the defense in such diverse areas as medical malpractice, general casualty loss, business dissolutions, complex domestic litigation, and succession/trust litigation.
In 2021, Craig became a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in North America. Founded in 1950, the College is composed of the best of the trial bar from the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Fellowship in the College is extended by invitation only and only after careful investigation, to those experienced trial lawyers of diverse backgrounds, who have mastered the art of advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by the highest standards of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility and collegiality. Lawyers must have a minimum of fifteen years trial experience before they can be considered for Fellowship.
Craig's cases have been docketed in State and Federal Court, and he has been appointed pro hoc vice in Texas, Mississippi, and Florida. He has a substantial appellate practice and has argued cases in all of the state courts of appeal as well as the Supreme Court of Louisiana, where he previously served as a clerk for two of the Court's Associate Justices.
Mr. Robichaux has also argued cases in the United States Fifth Circuit Courts of Appeal in both Louisiana and Texas. He is admitted to those courts as well as the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Robichaux has been appointed a Special Assistant Attorney General for the State of Louisiana to handle complicated liability and damage cases, and he has been appointed a Special Prosecutor for the Louisiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
Mr. Robichaux obtained his LLM in Divorce Mediation and Dispute Resolution from Pepperdine University Law School's Straus Institute -- a world leader in ADR. He has engaged in numerous mediations and arbitrations both as a disputant and a neutral.
Mr. Robichaux handles traditional mediations and arbitrations, including those involving complex business, construction, tort, and family law issues. He has resolved multi-party, complex legal matters involving millions of dollars. Mr. Robichaux also spends time in his ADR practice serving as a neutral in peer review and credentialing matters for healthcare professionals. Mr. Robichaux is recognized by the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers in addition to the many other accolades he has received throughout his 35 year career.
Areas of Specialty: - Hearing Officer in Healthcare Related Matters - Mediation in Major Personal Injury - Complex Community Property - Insurance Claim Umpire - Commercial and Business Transactional and Dissolution Disputes