Laura Cockrell

Laura Cockrell

Craft Law Firm P.C.
  • Personal Injury, Products Liability
  • Texas
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Biography

Laura Cockrell graduated early from Texas State University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, with Honors, and a Minor in Criminal Justice. During college she was a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society, served on the Honor Code Council, and was elected as a Senator to the Associated Student Government. She earned her Doctor of Jurisprudence in 2012 from South Texas College of Law. During law school, she distinguished herself successfully in multiple advocacy tournaments and competitions as a member of the school’s nationally recognized Mock Trial Team. Additionally, she was selected into membership of the Order of Barristers.
Soon after graduation, Ms. Cockrell accepted a position with Alice Oliver-Parrott, former trial judge and Chief Justice of the First Court of Appeals. From there, she joined the predecessor to Craft Law Firm, P.C., focusing her practice on product liability and catastrophic personal injury cases. In 2013, she joined Hunter Craft in forming Craft Law Firm, P.C. Ms. Cockrell has been recognized as a Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars Honoree every year since 2017.

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Products Liability
    Drugs & Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Toxic Torts
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
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Languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Professional Experience
Attorney
Craft Law Firm P.C.
- Current
Attorney
Watts Guerra Craft LLP
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Attorney
Alice Oliver-Parrott P.C.
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Law Clerk
Doyle, Restrepo, Harvin & Robbins
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Education
South Texas College of Law
other (2012) | Juris Doctorate
Honors: Order of the Barristers, AAJ Student Trial Advocacy Competition Regional Champion 2001, Dean’s Merit Scholarship, Georgetown National White Collar Crime Mock Trial Tournament Finalist 2010
Activities: Officer of the Board of Advocates, Varsity Advocate of school’s nationally recognized Mock Trial Team
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Texas State University - Texas State University-San Marcos
other (2008) | Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
Honors: Graduated Cum Laude
Activities: Golden Key International Honor Society, Served on the Honor Code Council, Member Zeta Tau Alpha, Senator of Associated Student Government
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Order of Barristers
South Texas College of Law
Regional Champion
AAJ Student Trial Advocacy Competition
Finalist
Georgetown National White Collar Crime Mock Trial Tournament
Dean's Merit Scholarship
South Texas College of Law
Professional Associations
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Member
Current
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State Bar of Texas  # 24082836
Member
- Current
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American Association for Justice
Member
- Current
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Houston Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Houston Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
2727 Allen Parkway
Suite 1150
Houston, TX 77019
Telephone: (713) 225-0500