Craig A. Fitzgerald

Craig A. Fitzgerald

Craig Fitzgerald is a shareholder in the Tulsa office of GableGotwals. He has handled a number of high-stakes, complex business litigation matters in state and federal courts during his 27-year career. He has represented a diverse client base of privately held and publicly-traded companies in Oklahoma, the Southwest, and across the nation.

An experienced trial attorney, Craig has litigated a wide range of issues including intellectual property, products liability defense, business torts, first amendment law, right of publicity, qui tam litigation, insurance law, antitrust law, wind law, energy law, and securities fraud.

Craig is a fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, and is recognized as an Oklahoma Super Lawyer and a Best Lawyer in America. He is a Master of the Hudson-Hall-Wheaton Chapter of the American Inns of Court, and a member of the American Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association, and Tulsa County Bar Association. Craig is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Ninth and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals, all Federal Courts in Oklahoma and the Eastern District of Texas.

Craig’s recent experience includes:

  • Represented publicly-traded energy company in multi-district, class action, antitrust litigation
  • Represented directors and officers of publicly-traded company in multi-million dollar shareholders derivative action
  • Represented publicly-traded energy company in multi-million dollar qui tam action
  • Represented privately held investor on billion-dollar claim for investor fraud and breach of fiduciary duty
  • Represented two major U.S. retail chains in class action insurance litigation
  • Represented institutional investors in nine-figure securities fraud claim

EDUCATION

J.D., Vanderbilt University School of Law, 1992

B.S., Oklahoma Christian College, 1989
President’s Medal for the highest grade point average in the graduating class

AWARDS & HONORS

AV PREEMINENT
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Ratings

Best Lawyers
Lawyer of the Year – Tulsa
Litigation-Antitrust -2016
Litigation-Intellectual Property -2018

Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law
Litigation-Antitrust
Litigation-Intellectual Property
2011-2020

Super Lawyers
Business Litigation
Intellectual Property Litigation
Energy & Natural Resources
2009-2019

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

American Bar Association
American Inns of Court, Hudson-Hall-Wheaton Chapter- Master
Litigation Counsel of America, Trial Honorary Society-Fellow
Oklahoma Bar Association
Tulsa County Bar Association