Craig Barbolla

Craig Barbolla’s practice focuses on business and corporate transactions, commercial litigation and estate planning & probate. Craig is a Fort Worth native and joined McDonald Sanders as an associate in 2008. Craig became a shareholder in the firm in 2017.

Representative Experience

  • Secured summary judgment on behalf of the executor of estate defending a will contest brought by the decedent’s intestate heirs.
  • Obtained summary judgment for a national tax credit syndicator against real estate developer for approximately $20 million.
  • Secured summary judgment for defendant in a defamation case involving a volunteer of a charitable organization protecting service animals.
  • Represented individual shareholders, partners and members in business entity formations and transactions.

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
    • Oil & Gas Law Section
  • Tarrant County Bar Association
  • Fort Worth-Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association

Professional Recognition

  • Top Attorney, Fort Worth, Texas magazine, 2010, 2012, 2013

Community Activities

  • Leadership Fort Worth – Leading Edge, Class of 2015
  • Friends of the TCU Library, Board Member
  • Advisory Council to the University of Notre Dame Hesburgh Library
  • Kimball Curator’s Council, Member
  • Associate Vestry at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Member
  • Notre Dame Club of Fort Worth