Craig Associates, P.C. specializes in representing privately held organizations and individuals with business formation, asset acquisition and sale activities, the purchase, sale, leasing and financing of commercial real estate and estate planning. These services have been provided to both local and national organizations with representative transactions throughout the United States. Craig Associates, P.C. offers extensive experience with sophisticated transactions and planning while providing small-firm rates and prioritization of your client relationship.


Business Formation
We help clients start-up and get educated so your new company on the path to a successful venture.
Corporate Law
We identify and mitigate risks so clients can focus on running your business.

M&A and Real Estate Transactions
Whether buying, selling or financing, we help make the process productive and effecient.
Estate Planning
We help clients bypass costs and delays, control asset distribution, and protect their personal legacy.


Bernard D. Craig, who founded the firm in Kansas City, has over 50 years of experience advising clients in the areas of business planning and organization, and business and real estate acquisitions and financing. Heading the Kansas City office, his son BJ Craig spent the first five years of practice in the Kansas City offices of two multinational law firms representing clients in large-scale corporate transactions and real estate development projects.

The firm’s Asheville office was founded in 2005 by Chris Craig and provides both physical and virtual business planning services. In addition, Chris co-founded two Collaborative Family Law Associations and continues to handle estate planning and adoptions, and provides mediation services.