"Because of the need to find ways to continue funding litigation, litigation funding is on the march in the United States, and we're only going to see it continue to increase."
Craig Mayfield's practice involves the defense of products liability and high-exposure personal injury claims on behalf of manufacturers and businesses. Craig has represented and served as national trial and litigation management counsel for a diverse range of clients, including global medical device companies, a major tobacco company, international hotel brands, asbestos manufacturers and numerous other Fortune 500 industrial, commercial and consumer manufacturers headquartered in the United States and overseas.
Craig is active in both professional and bar-related activities through the Defense Research Institute (DRI), holding numerous leadership positions. In addition to being a former national chair for DRI’s Young Lawyers, Craig has served on DRI’s Law Institute, Product Liability Steering Committee, and currently as the first-ever U.S. chair to DRI International.