New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney

Experienced Legal Defense in New Orleans

As one of the top-rated criminal defense attorneys in New Orleans, Craig Mordock is a trusted and highly skilled criminal defense attorney who has successfully represented clients in high-profile criminal cases throughout Louisiana. He represents clients charged with sex crimes, violent crimes, drug crimes, white-collar crimes, DUI/DWIs, murders, domestic violence charges, and misdemeanors.

His extensive legal knowledge and over 20 years of expertise in criminal law have earned him the respect of his peers, the trust of his clients and the reputation as one of the best criminal defense attorneys in New Orleans. He leverages the knowledge one can only gain from many years in the courtroom to aggressively defend his clients. His exclusive focus on criminal defense cases has provided him with a deep understanding of the charges his clients face. 

As a New Orleans-based criminal defense attorney, Craig has a proven history of achieving successful outcomes for his clients throughout Louisiana. Recognizing that each case is different and that facing criminal charges can be a stressful experience, Craig takes a personalized approach to his defense strategies for each client he represents. He works closely with his clients, taking the time to understand the specific circumstances of each case and develop a customized defense strategy for each client. Often people hire the first name that pops up on Google, or someone they see on a billboard, only to discover that their case has been delegated to less-experienced associates. Craig works directly with his clients and personally represents them at every stage.

Craig has extensive knowledge of state and federal criminal statutes and takes his time to explain the system. Instead of just telling you what you want to hear just to get the case, Craig will give you honest feedback and explain what you can expect based on his years of experience defending criminal cases throughout the state of Louisiana.

If you’re facing criminal charges in Louisiana, it’s essential to have an experienced attorney by your side. Don’t take your chances with your future, contact Craig Mordock at 504-304-2335 for a free consultation. Craig will personally answer your questions, discuss your options, and create a step-by-step legal plan to protect your future.


Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers in Louisiana by the National Trial Lawyers Association
Top Criminal Defense Attorney by Super Lawyers
Top Lawyer by Global Directory of Who’s Who
Top Criminal Defense and DUI Attorney in New Orleans by
Top Defense Attorney by New Orleans Magazine


Tulane University Law School, Juris Doctor, 2000
Seton Hall University, Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, 1993

Bar and Court Admissions:

US District Court for Eastern District of Louisiana
US District Court for Middle District of Louisiana
US District Court for Western District of Louisiana
All Louisiana state courts

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Mordock Legal, LLC
5500 Prytania Street, Box 635
New Orleans, LA 70115