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Craig K. Williams

Craig K. Williams

Partner| Phoenix


Craig Williams represents developers, financial institutions, and businesses on a wide range of real estate and finance matters, including the purchase and sale of commercial real estate, leasing, and real estate and asset based lending transactions. He also represents creditors in enforcing, collecting, and restructuring financial transactions.

  • Arizona State University, College of Law (J.D., with honors, 1984)
    • Editor, Arizona State University Law Journal
  • Arizona State University (B.S., General Business, with honors, 1981)
  • American Bar Association
    • Real Estate, Commercial Finance and Banking Sections
  • State Bar of Arizona
    • Real Property Section, Executive Council
  • Maricopa County Bar Association
    • Real Estate and Corporate Banking and Finance Sections
  • W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Professor (2017-present)
  • American College of Mortgage Attorneys, Fellow (September 2016-present)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Banking and Finance Law, Real Estate Law, Financial Services Regulation Law (2001-2019)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Banking (2018)
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business®, Real Estate (2011-2018)
  • Arizona's Finest Lawyers
  • Fiesta Bowl and Insight Bowl, Past Director and General Counsel
  • Arizona MultiBank Community Development Corporation, Secretary
  • Downtown Y.M.C.A., Board of Management, Past Director
  • Junior Achievement, Volunteer
  • Routinely speaks at various Bar seminars and workshops.
  • Arizona
  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit