Craig Williams, Associate

Craig joined Patterson + Sheridan as a law clerk in 2012 and as an associate in 2014 following his graduation from law school. He prepares and prosecutes domestic and international patent applications with an emphasis on electrical engineering and communications technology. While attending Baylor University, Craig spent the summer researching renewable energy technologies and also spent a semester abroad at Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, Australia. After obtaining his bachelor’s degree, Craig worked as a research assistant in the Power and Energy Systems Lab at Baylor researching and developing intelligent system applications to power systems under a grant from the National Science Foundation. His master’s thesis focused on the design and implementation of a multi-agent optimized control system for a large-scale fossil-fuel power plant. He has also published journal articles in this area for the World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control, the North American Power Symposium, and the IEEE Power and Energy Society.

Craig rowed competitively during his time at Baylor and is an avid ultimate Frisbee competitor in his spare time.

Practice Areas


  • J.D., University of Houston Law Center, 2014
  • M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Baylor University, 2011
  • B.S. (cum laude), Electrical and Computer Engineering, Baylor University, 2009

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas