Lawyer Spotlight: Craig Kaufman
How many states or countries have you lived in?
Three states: Kansas, Missouri and Arizona.
What is your favorite drink?
What is your favorite month?
What inspires you?
Others who do the best they can in all they do.
If you chose a quote to live by, what would it be?
Live free or die.
What is your greatest accomplishment?
Being a father to my children.
What has been your most embarrassing experience at Q&B?
Really cannot think of one.
What experience at Q&B has been the most fun?
Attending the dinner at the annual meeting of partners when it was held in the Field Museum in Chicago.
What advice would you give to a law student?
Treat it like a job.
What is your greatest professional success?
Cross examining a HUD official in a trial.
What class should you have taken in law school?
Who has given you the best advice about practicing law and what was that advice?
A long ago retired litigation partner: "This is a marathon, not a sprint".
What makes you laugh?
What is the best thing about Q&B?
What do you do for fun?
What is great about working in (your city)?
It is a small legal community so you know many of the judges and other lawyers.