Eller P.A., C. Craig

As the leader of the bankruptcy and creditors’ rights practice group in a previous law firm, Craig Eller advised clients on reorganization and bankruptcy strategies. His client base included national financial institutions, asset managers, portfolio managers, international shipping companies, motor vehicle manufacturers and technology companies.

Eller has more than 20 years experience in business reorganization, litigation, intellectual property, regulatory compliance, real estate acquisition, employment litigation, class actions, foreclosure, bankruptcy, estates and contractual disputes.

Eller has represented institutional and non-institutional lenders in connection with the resolution of diverse commercial and residential portfolios. He works with institutional lenders guiding them toward resolutions for troubled loans and complex workouts, including special asset needs such as reorganization in bankruptcy, forbearance agreements, short-sales, and deed-in-lieu of foreclosure agreements.

Eller has been recognized with an AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating with Martindale-Hubbell, the agency’s highest mark for both competency and ethics and is achieved by only 5 percent of attorneys.

Eller served as General Counsel and Vice President of Administration for a Florida based import company. He was responsible for patent and trademark filings, administrative compliance, the sale of corporate securities, product liability loss mitigation, contract review, litigation and human resource matters.

Eller has lectured for the National Business Institute on Creditors’ Rights and Collections and is a member of the Florida Bar Grievance Committee for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit.

Eller is Board Certified in Business Litigation Law. He is also Board Certified in Business Bankruptcy Law by the American Board of Certification.

He was designated a “Florida Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers magazine in 2006-2017.

Eller is active in various professional and community organizations.

Bar Membership



U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
U.S. District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida 


University of North Caroline at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC, 1988
J.D., Juris Doctor, cum laude

Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC, 1985
B.A., Political Science, Magna Cum Laude


Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida 

American Bankruptcy Institute 

The Florida Bar
Member, Business Law Section and Grievance Committee

Accreditations and Certifications

Business Bankruptcy Law, American Board of Certification
Business Litigation, The Florida Bar

AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating with Martindale-Hubbell

“Florida Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers magazine, 2006 – 2017

“Agreements for Relief from Stay”