Attorney for Criminal Defense,

Commerical Litigation


Attorney for Criminal Defense, Commercial Litigation,

and General Litigation

The Kratzig Law Firm offers experienced representation in complex litigation. We have been representing clients both in Texas and surrounding states since 1975. Paul Kratzig is an experienced attorney committed to providing his clients with effective legal counsel.

He is a good listener and dedicates his time to understand his client's unique concerns and goals to create a tailored legal strategy.

About Paul Kratzig

Paul Kratzig is the founder of The Kratzig Law Firm in Corpus Christi. A graduate of the University of Texas Law School, Mr. Kratzig is a civil and corporate litigation attorney and criminal defense lawyer. With years of experience, he is one of the trusted names in the local legal community. He offers a personalized representation of both individuals and businesses in complex and high-stakes cases.

After leaving the United States Navy, Mr. Kratzig began his practice as a Special Attorney in the Organized Crime and Racketeering Section of the United States Department of Justice. After leaving the Department of Justice, he continued with his practice and has represented clients throughout Texas and other states.

Areas of Practice

Mr. Kratzig has defended clients for many years. Armed with his extensive experience in Texas state and federal courts and his dedication to protecting the rights of our clients, he will help you defend against criminal accusations, including Medicare/Medicaid fraud, business crimes, mail fraud, tax prosecutions, and other white collar crimes. In state criminal matters, the practice has consisted of representing persons and entities investigated and/or charged with the following types of violations of state criminal law: (1) insurance fraud; (2) securities fraud; (3) retaliation; (4) reckless discharge/breach of fiduciary duties; (5) federal tax fraud; (6) theft and fraud in business dealings; (7) arson; (8) commercial bribery; (9) Medicare and/or Medicaid fraud; and miscellaneous other matters.

The firm has handled cases like

  • White-collar crimes (e.g., business crimes, health care fraud, mail fraud, securities violations, tax prosecutions, and others)
  • Environmental crimes (e.g., allegations of violations of MARPOL treaties and oil record book violations, pollution, toxic waste, and violations of the Endangered Species Act)

Note: the firm does not handle matters involving homicide, assault, burglaries, robberies, and/or family violence.

The Kratzig Law Firm holds a successful track record in resolving matters before litigation begins and, if necessary, after the litigation is commenced. General litigation includes disputes between any two or more parties, such as

  • Contract disputes
  • Business organization matters
  • Real estate disputes
  • Business disputes
  • Construction disputes
  • Land title disputes
  • Insurance law disputes
  • Will contests
  • Civil rights claims

The Kratzig Law Firm represents business owners involved in legal disputes within their organization or other businesses. This includes,

  • Contract disputes
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Partnership controversies
  • Issues over non-compete agreements

Paul Kratzig is a Corpus Christi oil and gas litigation attorney with years of experience in oil and gas exploration and development in the oil/gas industry. The issues can be about

  • Leases
  • Joint operating agreements
  • Well control or blowouts
  • Surface damage disputes

We offer representation services to

  • Exploration and development companies
  • Service companies
  • Surface owners
  • Mineral owners and others in the industry

To schedule a consultation, contact us at (361) 888-5564. Se habla español.