richard w. crews

Corpus Christi Lawyer Rich Crews

Telephone 361.866.8000
Facsimile 361.866.8039

800 N. Shoreline Blvd.
Suite 2000, North Tower
Corpus Christi, Texas 78401

richard w. crews

Attorney Rick Crews

With an active trial practice extending over 30 years, Richard joined the firm in 2004 as a partner in the firm's Corpus Christi office. After serving in the Armored Cavalry, he began his full-time legal practice in Corpus Christi in 1972 with an emphasis on business and commercial litigation. During the course of his career, Richard’s practice has expanded to include a broad scope of legal experience. He has successfully defended a diverse range of clients, from automobile manufacturers and component part suppliers to physicians and medical device companies.

Attorney Rick Crews


Texas Tech University, J.D. 1972

Texas Christian University, B.A. 1969

Bar & Court Admissions


U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Professional Affiliations & Activities

Texas Young Lawyers Association
Former State Board Member and
Committee Chair

Nueces County Young Lawyers Association

Corpus Christi Bar Association
Committee Chair

Texas Association of Defense Counsel
Former Director

State Bar of Texas
Past Director

Texas Bar Foundation
Life Fellow

American Bar Foundation

American Bar Association
Member active in Trial &
Insurance Practice Section

Litigation Counsel of America

ABOTA Corpus Christi Chapter
Former President
National Director

CLE Speaker/Course Instructor for
State Bar of Texas

Coastal Bend Blood Center
Chairman of the Board, present

Recognition & Awards

Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell

Recognized as a Super Lawyer by Texas Super Lawyers magazine (2003-2014)

Recognized as a Super Lawyer (Personal Injury Defense: General) in the Corporate Counsel Edition of Super Lawyers magazine (2009-2012)

Best Lawyers in America 2012

Selected as Master, American Inns of Court – Reynaldo Garza Chapter

Certified "Advocate Status, American Board of Trial Advocates"

Best Lawyers in America, 2006-2015

"Lawyer of the Year" in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016