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About Ruffin Craig

Ruffin Craig is an attorney specializing in estate planning, estate and trust administration, general business matters, and tax planning. Ruffin formed his own firm in 2011 in order to provide estate planning and related services in a personalized manner to individuals and their families. 

Ruffin grew up in West Tennessee, spending his early childhood in Memphis and then his formative years in Jackson. He currently lives in Brentwood with his wife, Heather, and their three children. Away from the office, Ruffin enjoys spending time with his family, reading, hiking, and playing guitar.


  •  ​LL.M.Villanova University School of Law, 2002

  •  J.D. University Of Mississippi School Of Law, 2001

  •  B.A. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1991



  • Opened private law practice as The Law Office of S. Ruffin Craig, Jr., PLLC in 2011

  • Ernst & Young, Nashville, TN, 2010 - 2011   

  • Miller & Martin, PLLC, Nashville, TN, 2008 - 2009  

  • Gerrish McCreary Smith, PC, Memphis, TN, 2002 - 2008

Bar Admissions

  • 2015 - Admitted to United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee

  • 2001 - Admitted to Bar in the state of Tennessee


Professional Association Memberships

  • Nashville Bar Association

  • Tennessee Bar Association - Estate Planning and Probate Section

  • Estate Planning Council of Middle Tennessee

  • Society of Financial Service Professionals

  • Williamson County Chamber of Commerce




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