J. Craig Knox
Mr. Knox received his Bachelor of Science degree with honors in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Florida in 1976. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from Florida State University College of Law and was admitted to The Florida Bar in 1979. As a student, he was a member of Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity and inducted into Phi Kappa Phi honorary.
From 1980 to 1982, Mr. Knox served as a law clerk for the Honorable Douglass B. Shivers, First District Court of Appeal, State of Florida. He then joined the firm of Fuller & Johnson, P.A., as an associate from 1982 to 1985. In 1985, he became a shareholder with Fuller, Johnson & Farrell, P.A., and continued in that position until he resigned in March, 2000, to become a founding partner of Andrews, Crabtree, Knox & Longfellow, LLP.
The scope of Mr. Knox's practice includes a broad range of civil trial and appellate work, including employment law, governmental tort liability, major vehicular litigation, nursing home litigation, product liability, and workers' compensation. Mr. Knox serves as general counsel to the District Board of Trustees for Tallahassee Community College.
Mr. Knox is admitted to practice in all Florida courts, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Florida, and the United States Court of Appeal for the Eleventh Circuit. He is active in various professional organizations, including the American Bar Association (ABA), The Trial Lawyers and Workers' Compensation sections of The Florida Bar, Florida Defense Lawyers Association (FDLA), and Defense Research Institute (DRI).