Craig L. Pankratz has been recognized as a Rising Star by SuperLawyers and as a Top 40 under 40 attorney by National Trial Lawyers and American Society of Legal Advocates. Before joining Springer & Steinberg, P.C., he practiced law in Utah and served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Marcia S. Krieger at the United Stated District Court for the District of Colorado. He has substantial trial and appellate experience.
J.D., Magna Cum Laude, Baylor University, 2008 B.A., Magna Cum Laude, Brigham Young University, 2004
Associate Attorney, Springer & Steinberg, P.C., 2018-Present Law Clerk to Chief Judge Marcia S. Krieger, United States District Court for the District of Colorado, 2016-2018 Partner, Corbett & Pankratz, PLLC/Corbett & Gwilliam, PLLC, 2015-2016 Junior Partner, Christensen Corbett & Pankratz, PLLC 2012-2015 Associate, Christensen Thornton, PLLC, 2011-2012 Deputy Salt Lake County District Attorney, 2010-2011 City Prosecutor, City of South Salt Lake, Utah, 2009-2010 Law Clerk/Temporary Deputy Salt Lake County District Attorney, 2008-2009
2015 Mountain States Rising Star, SuperLawyers 2015 Top 40 under 40, National Trial Lawyers 2016 Mountain States Rising Star, SuperLawyers 2016 Top 40 under 40, American Society of Legal Advocates
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Practice in Colorado temporarily authorized pending admission under C.R.C.P. 205.6 Utah, 2018 U.S. District Court for the District of Utah, 2008 U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, 2018 U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2012