Craig attended the University of Queensland, graduating in 1995 with the combined Degrees of Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws. He completed articles of clerkship in the Brisbane CBD and was admitted to the Supreme Court as a Solicitor on 3 February 1998.
In April 1998 Craig commenced work at Cartwright, Richardson & Stringer Solicitors (as the firm was then called) as an employed Solicitor, practising mainly in the areas of Family Law and Personal Injuries Law. In 2006 Craig became an Accredited Specialist in Family Law, having successfully completed the Queensland Law Society requirements. He is one of only two Accredited Specialists in Family Law in Noosa. Craig is now a Partner of the firm practising predominantly in the areas of Family Law and Defacto Property Division. His other areas of practice include Personal Injuries Law, Workplace Health and Safety and Driver Licensing.